findan

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Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge).

Verb[edit]

findan

  1. to find

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  • Middle Dutch: vinden
    • Dutch: vinden
    • Limburgish: vinje

Further reading[edit]

  • findan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *finþan, from Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

findan

  1. to find, meet

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Compare Old Saxon findan, Old Dutch findan, Old English findan, Old Frisian finda, Old Norse finna, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan).

Verb[edit]

findan (strong class III)

  1. to find

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Old Saxon[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Compare Old Dutch findan, Old English findan, Old Frisian finda, Old High German findan, Old Norse finna, Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan).

Verb[edit]

findan

  1. to find

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