dwalen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʋaːlə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dwa‧len
  • Rhymes: -aːlən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch dwalen, from Old Dutch *dwalon, from Proto-West Germanic *dwalōn, from Proto-Germanic *dwalōną. Cognate with English dwale.

Verb[edit]

dwalen

  1. (intransitive) to stray, wander
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of dwalen (weak)
infinitive dwalen
past singular dwaalde
past participle gedwaald
infinitive dwalen
gerund dwalen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular dwaal dwaalde
2nd person sing. (jij) dwaalt dwaalde
2nd person sing. (u) dwaalt dwaalde
2nd person sing. (gij) dwaalt dwaalde
3rd person singular dwaalt dwaalde
plural dwalen dwaalden
subjunctive sing.1 dwale dwaalde
subjunctive plur.1 dwalen dwaalden
imperative sing. dwaal
imperative plur.1 dwaalt
participles dwalend gedwaald
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: dwaal
  • Negerhollands: dwael
  • Papiamentu: dualu, dualdu

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

dwalen

  1. Plural form of dwaal

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English dwalian, from Proto-West Germanic *dwalōn, from Proto-Germanic *dwalōną; equivalent to dwale +‎ -en (infinitival suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dwalen (rare)

  1. to poison
  2. to err

Conjugation[edit]

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