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]
Weak
Infinitive êren
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive êren
In genitive êrens
In dative êrene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular êre
2nd singular êers, êres
3rd singular êert, êret
1st plural êren
2nd plural êert, êret
3rd plural êren
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular êre
2nd singular êers, êres
3rd singular êre
1st plural êren
2nd plural êert, êret
3rd plural êren
Imperative Present
Singular êer, êre
Plural êert, êret
Present Past
Participle êrende
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]
Weak
Infinitive ēren
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive ēren
In genitive ērens
In dative ērene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular ēre
2nd singular ēers, ēres
3rd singular ēert, ēret
1st plural ēren
2nd plural ēert, ēret
3rd plural ēren
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular ēre
2nd singular ēers, ēres
3rd singular ēre
1st plural ēren
2nd plural ēert, ēret
3rd plural ēren
Imperative Present
Singular ēer, ēre
Plural ēert, ēret
Present Past
Participle ērende
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