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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Further reading[edit]

  • findan”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From North Sea Germanic *findan, from West Germanic *finþan, from Proto-Germanic *finþaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pent- (to go, pass; path, bridge). Compare Old Frisian finda (West Frisian fine), Old Saxon findan (Low German finden), Old Dutch findan (Dutch vinden), Old High German findan (German finden), Old Norse finna (Danish finde, Swedish finna), Gothic 𐍆𐌹𐌽𐌸𐌰𐌽 (finþan).

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]

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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