eren

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See also: Eren and -eren

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

eren

  1. third-person plural imperfect indicative form of ser

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch êren. Equivalent to eer +‎ -en.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • eeren (obsolete spelling)

Verb[edit]

eren

  1. (transitive) to honor/honour, to pay homage/respects.
    Een Prinse van Oranje ben ik, vrij, onverveerd, den Koning van Hispanje heb ik altijd geëerd.
    A prince of Orange am I, free, undaunted, the king of Spain I've always honoured.
  2. (transitive) to respect, hold in high regard.
  3. (transitive) to adorn, decorate.
  4. (transitive) to (sometimes restore a fiancée's) honor by marriage
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of eren (weak)
infinitive eren
past singular eerde
past participle geëerd
infinitive eren
gerund eren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular eer eerde
2nd person sing. (jij) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (u) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (gij) eert eerde
3rd person singular eert eerde
plural eren eerden
subjunctive sing.1 ere eerde
subjunctive plur.1 eren eerden
imperative sing. eer
imperative plur.1 eert
participles erend geëerd
1) Archaic.
Synonyms[edit]

(honor):

(respect):

(adorn):

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch êren, êrijn. Equivalent to eer (copper, metal) +‎ -en.

Adjective[edit]

eren (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) (made of) copper, cupreous, cupric, coppery
  2. (obsolete) (made of) bronze
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of eren
uninflected eren
inflected eren
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. eren
n. sing. eren
plural eren
definite eren
partitive
Synonyms[edit]

(copper):

(bronze):

Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle Dutch ēren, from Old Dutch *erien, from Proto-Germanic *arjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éryeti.

Verb[edit]

eren

  1. (transitive, archaic) to plow (land)
  2. (intransitive, archaic) to work with a plough
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of eren (weak)
infinitive eren
past singular eerde
past participle geëerd
infinitive eren
gerund eren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular eer eerde
2nd person sing. (jij) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (u) eert eerde
2nd person sing. (gij) eert eerde
3rd person singular eert eerde
plural eren eerden
subjunctive sing.1 ere eerde
subjunctive plur.1 eren eerden
imperative sing. eer
imperative plur.1 eert
participles erend geëerd
1) Archaic.
Synonyms[edit]

(plow):

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

eren

  1. Plural form of eer

Anagrams[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From êre +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

êren

  1. to honour, to dignify
  2. to worship
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *erien, from Proto-Germanic *arjaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éryeti.

Verb[edit]

ēren

  1. to plough
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

êren

  1. genitive and dative singular of êre

Further reading[edit]

  • eren”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • eren (III)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • eren (IV)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929