comen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English comen, cumen, from Old English cumen, ġecumen, past participle of cuman (to come). More at come.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

comen

  1. alternative past participle of come.
    • 2002, Alison Hanham, The Celys and Their World:
      There is diverse of his gentlemen stolen away therefor, and some are comen to Calais, and one of them is sent to our sovereign lord and king.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

comen

  1. third-person plural present indicative of comer

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

comen

  1. third-person plural present indicative of comer

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch cuman

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cōmen

  1. to come
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]
  • Dutch: komen, kommen
    • Afrikaans: kom
    • Berbice Creole Dutch: kumu
    • Javindo: kom
    • Jersey Dutch: kôme
    • Negerhollands: kom
    • Skepi Creole Dutch: kum, com, come
  • Limburgish: kómme

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Participle[edit]

cōmen

  1. past participle of cōmen

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English coman, cuman, from Proto-West Germanic *kweman. Past forms in -a- are by analogy with other class 4 strong verbs; e.g. stal, past of stelen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

comen (third-person singular simple present cometh, present participle comende, comynge, first-/third-person singular past indicative cam, past participle comen)

  1. to come
    • c. 1400, Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, General Prologue, lines 23-24:
      At nyght was come into that hostelrye
      Wel nyne and twenty in a compaignye
      There came at nightfall to that hostelry
      Some nine and twenty in a company

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

comen

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of comer.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of comer.