cronen

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *krōnen, presumably from Proto-Germanic *kraunijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkroːnən/, /ˈkrøːnən/

Verb[edit]

crônen

  1. to groan, to moan
    • Een goed knecht, die van sinen here berispt is, ..., en is niet murmurende noch cronende.
      A good servant who has been rebuked by his lord,...., is grumbling nor groaning.
Inflection[edit]
Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular crône crôonde
2nd singular crôons, crônes crôondes
3rd singular crôont, crônet crôonde
1st plural crônen crôonden
2nd plural crôont, crônet crôondet
3rd plural crônen crôonden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular crône crôonde
2nd singular crôons, crônes crôondes
3rd singular crône crôonde
1st plural crônen crôonden
2nd plural crôont, crônet crôondet
3rd plural crônen crôonden
Imperative Present
Singular crône
Plural crôont, crônet
Present Past
Participle crônende gecrôont
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From crône +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

crônen

  1. (transitive) to crown, to top, to put a crown/wreath on
  2. (transitive) to coronate
Inflection[edit]
Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular crône crôonde
2nd singular crôons, crônes crôondes
3rd singular crôont, crônet crôonde
1st plural crônen crôonden
2nd plural crôont, crônet crôondet
3rd plural crônen crôonden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular crône crôonde
2nd singular crôons, crônes crôondes
3rd singular crône crôonde
1st plural crônen crôonden
2nd plural crôont, crônet crôondet
3rd plural crônen crôonden
Imperative Present
Singular crône
Plural crôont, crônet
Present Past
Participle crônende gecrôont
Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • cronen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • cronen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • cronen (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929