fluiten

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈflœy̯tə(n)/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch floyten. Equivalent to fluit +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

fluiten

  1. (intransitive, transitive) to whistle
  2. (intransitive) To make any similar sound, as a passing bullet
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of fluiten (strong class 2)
infinitive fluiten
past singular floot
past participle gefloten
infinitive fluiten
gerund fluiten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular fluit floot
2nd person sing. (jij) fluit floot
2nd person sing. (u) fluit floot
2nd person sing. (gij) fluit floot
3rd person singular fluit floot
plural fluiten floten
subjunctive sing.1 fluite flote
subjunctive plur.1 fluiten floten
imperative sing. fluit
imperative plur.1 fluit
participles fluitend gefloten
1) Archaic.
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Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

fluiten

  1. Plural form of fluit