forloren

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vorlōren, the past participle of vorlēsen, a variant of vorlīsen (to lose, destroy) (Danish forlise (to be wrecked)), from Old Saxon farliosan, (Dutch verloren (to lose)). Compare Old English forlēosan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔrloːrən/, [fʌˈloːˀɐn]

Adjective[edit]

forloren

  1. false
  2. bogus, phony, sham

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of forloren
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular forloren 2
Neuter singular forlorent 2
Plural forlorne 2
Definite attributive1 forlorne
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Derived terms[edit]


Old English[edit]

Verb[edit]

forloren

  1. past participle of forlēosan