falen

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See also: fålen

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

falen

  1. third-person plural present indicative of falar
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of falar

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch falen, which is borrowed from Old French faillir.[1] See French faillir.

Verb[edit]

falen (past singular faalde, past participle gefaald)

  1. to fail
  2. to default (a payment)

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

Noun[edit]

falen

  1. Plural form of faal

Antonyms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

falen

  1. third-person plural present subjunctive of falar

Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German fallan, from Proto-Germanic *fallaną. Cognate with German fallen, English fall, Dutch vallen, Icelandic falla, West Frisian falle.

Verb[edit]

falen (past participle gefall, auxiliary verb sinn)

  1. to fall
Conjugation[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German faltan, from Proto-Germanic *falþaną. Cognate with German falten, English fold, Dutch vouwen, Danish folde.

Verb[edit]

falen (past participle gefaalt, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. to fold
Derived terms[edit]