groene

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See also: gröne

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

groene

  1. Inflected form of groen

Noun[edit]

groene m, f (plural groenen)

  1. (literally) a green one, literally or in some figurative sense (e.g. greenhorn)
  2. ecologist, member of the greens (environmentally friendly movement or party)

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch gruoni, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

groene

  1. green
  2. (figuratively) unripe, young

Inflection[edit]

Adjective
Masculine Feminine Neuter Plural
Nominative Indefinite groene groene groene groene
Definite groene groene
Accusative groenen groene groene groene
Genitive groens groener groens groener
Dative groenen groener groenen groenen

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • groene”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • groene (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

West Flemish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch groene, from Old Dutch gruoni, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz.

Adjective[edit]

groene

  1. green

Derived terms[edit]