dollen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch dollen, dullen. Equivalent to dol +‎ -en, next to older dolen.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

dollen

  1. (intransitive) to tomfool, to fool around, to frolick, to play
  2. (intransitive) to mess with, take the mikey out of someone
  3. (transitive) to stun (cattle) with a blow
  4. (intransitive, obsolete) to rage, act outrageously
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of dollen (weak)
infinitive dollen
past singular dolde
past participle gedold
infinitive dollen
gerund dollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular dol dolde
2nd person sing. (jij) dolt dolde
2nd person sing. (u) dolt dolde
2nd person sing. (gij) dolt dolde
3rd person singular dolt dolde
plural dollen dolden
subjunctive sing.1 dolle dolde
subjunctive plur.1 dollen dolden
imperative sing. dol
imperative plur.1 dolt
participles dollend gedold
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from West Frisian dolle ‎(to dig a hole).

Verb[edit]

dollen

  1. (transitive) to lift, dig up (as harvest)
  2. (transitive) to lift and turn with a rake
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of dollen (weak)
infinitive dollen
past singular dolde
past participle gedold
infinitive dollen
gerund dollen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular dol dolde
2nd person sing. (jij) dolt dolde
2nd person sing. (u) dolt dolde
2nd person sing. (gij) dolt dolde
3rd person singular dolt dolde
plural dollen dolden
subjunctive sing.1 dolle dolde
subjunctive plur.1 dollen dolden
imperative sing. dol
imperative plur.1 dolt
participles dollend gedold
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

dollen

  1. Plural form of dol
  2. Plural form of dolle

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dollen

  1. inflected form of doll

Northern Sami[edit]

Verb[edit]

dollen

  1. first-person singular past indicative of doallat