connen

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch cunnan, from Proto-Germanic *kunnaną, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃-.

Verb[edit]

connen

  1. to know, to be familiar with, to understand
  2. (of a language) to speak
  3. (auxiliary) can, to be able to, to have the ability to

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Further reading[edit]

  • connen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • connen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929