glimmen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch glimmen, from Old Dutch *glimman, from Proto-Germanic *glimmaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

glimmen

  1. to shine, glow, shimmer

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of glimmen (strong class 3)
infinitive glimmen
past singular glom
past participle geglommen
infinitive glimmen
gerund glimmen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular glim glom
2nd person sing. (jij) glimt glom
2nd person sing. (u) glimt glom
2nd person sing. (gij) glimt glomt
3rd person singular glimt glom
plural glimmen glommen
subjunctive sing.1 glimme glomme
subjunctive plur.1 glimmen glommen
imperative sing. glim
imperative plur.1 glimt
participles glimmend geglommen
1) Archaic.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlɪmən/, [ˈɡlɪmn̩]

Verb[edit]

glimmen (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present glimmt, past tense glomm, past participle geglommen, auxiliary haben)

glimmen (third-person singular simple present glimmt, past tense glimmte, past participle geglimmt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to shine
  2. to glow
    • 1931, Arthur Schnitzler, Flucht in die Finsternis, S. Fischer Verlag, page 158–159:
      Als in dem grünlichen Kachelofen nach einiger Zeit die Holzscheite zu glimmen und zu knistern begannen, setzte er sich, noch immer im Pelz, auf den schwarzen, ans Bett gerückten breitlehnigen Lederstuhl.
      When after some time the logs in the greenish tiled stove started glowing and crackling, he sat down, still in the fur, on the black leather chair, which was moved next to the bed.

Conjugation[edit]

Strong conjugation:

Weak conjugation:

Further reading[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *glimman, from Proto-Germanic *glimmaną.

Verb[edit]

glimmen

  1. to shine, to shimmer

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 3
Infinitive glimmen
3rd sg. past glam
3rd pl. past glommen
Past participle geglommen
Infinitive glimmen
In genitive glimmens
In dative glimmene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular glimme glam
2nd singular glims, glimmes gloms, glommes
3rd singular glimt, glimmet glam
1st plural glimmen glommen
2nd plural glimt, glimmet glomt, glommet
3rd plural glimmen glommen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular glimme glomme
2nd singular glims, glimmes glommes
3rd singular glimme glomme
1st plural glimmen glommen
2nd plural glimt, glimmet glommet
3rd plural glimmen glommen
Imperative Present
Singular glim, glimme
Plural glimt, glimmet
Present Past
Participle glimmende geglommen

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Further reading[edit]

  • glimmen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929