genesen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ginesan, from Proto-Germanic *ganesaną, from *nesaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡəˈneːzn̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ge‧ne‧sen

Verb[edit]

genesen (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present genest, past tense genas, past participle genesen, past subjunctive genäse, auxiliary sein)

  1. (intransitive) to recover; to recuperate

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *ginesan, from Proto-Germanic *ganesaną. Equivalent to ge- +‎ nēsen.

Verb[edit]

genēsen

  1. to survive (lethal danger)
  2. to save (from death)
  3. to get better, to heal, to recover (from a disease)
  4. to heal, to cure, to rid of disease

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Further reading[edit]

  • ghenesen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • genesen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929