enten

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See also: Enten and entén

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch enten, from Old French enter.

Verb[edit]

enten

  1. (transitive) to graft
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of enten (weak)
infinitive enten
past singular entte
past participle geënt
infinitive enten
gerund enten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular ent entte
2nd person sing. (jij) ent entte
2nd person sing. (u) ent entte
2nd person sing. (gij) ent entte
3rd person singular ent entte
plural enten entten
subjunctive sing.1 ente entte
subjunctive plur.1 enten entten
imperative sing. ent
imperative plur.1 ent
participles entend geënt
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

enten

  1. Plural form of ent

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Old French enter.

Verb[edit]

enten

  1. (transitive) to graft
Inflection[edit]
Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular ente ente
2nd singular ents, entes entes
3rd singular ent, entet ente
1st plural enten enten
2nd plural ent, entet entet
3rd plural enten enten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular ente ente
2nd singular ents, entes entes
3rd singular ente ente
1st plural enten enten
2nd plural ent, entet entet
3rd plural enten enten
Imperative Present
Singular ente
Plural ent, entet
Present Past
Participle entende geent
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Contraction[edit]

enten

  1. Contraction of ende den.

Further reading[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse annat tveggja.

Conjunction[edit]

enten

  1. either (used in combination with eller; enten ... eller... / either ... or ...)

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

enten

  1. Alternative form of anten