grijpen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch gripen, from Old Dutch grīpan, from Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- ‎(to grasp, grab).

Cognate with Low German griepen, West Frisian gripe, German greifen, English gripe, Danish gribe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

grijpen ‎(past singular greep, past participle gegrepen)

  1. to grab

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of grijpen (strong class 1)
infinitive grijpen
past singular greep
past participle gegrepen
infinitive grijpen
gerund grijpen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular grijp greep
2nd person sing. (jij) grijpt greep
2nd person sing. (u) grijpt greep
2nd person sing. (gij) grijpt greept
3rd person singular grijpt greep
plural grijpen grepen
subjunctive sing.1 grijpe grepe
subjunctive plur.1 grijpen grepen
imperative sing. grijp
imperative plur.1 grijpt
participles grijpend gegrepen
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]