eten

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch etan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-. Cognate with Low German eten, West Frisian ite, German essen, English eat, Danish æde, Swedish äta, Icelandic éta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

eten (past singular at, past participle gegeten)

  1. To eat.

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of eten (strong class 5)
infinitive eten
past singular at
past participle gegeten
infinitive eten
gerund eten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular eet at
2nd person sing. (jij) eet at
2nd person sing. (u) eet at
2nd person sing. (gij) eet at
3rd person singular eet at
plural eten aten
subjunctive sing.1 ete ate
subjunctive plur.1 eten aten
imperative sing. eet
imperative plur.1 eet
participles etend gegeten
1) Archaic.

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Noun[edit]

eten n (uncountable, diminutive etentje n)

  1. food
  2. dinner

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon etan, from Proto-Germanic *etaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-. Cognate with Dutch eten, West Frisian ite, German essen, English eat, Danish æde, Swedish äta, Icelandic éta.

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Verb[edit]

eten (past singular eet, past participle eten, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. To eat.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eten

  1. (organic chemistry) ethene, ethylene

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