heiligen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *hēlagon, *heiligon, from Proto-Germanic *hailagōną.

Verb[edit]

heiligen

  1. to hallow, to sanctify

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of heiligen (weak)
infinitive heiligen
past singular heiligde
past participle geheiligd
infinitive heiligen
gerund heiligen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular heilig heiligde
2nd person sing. (jij) heiligt heiligde
2nd person sing. (u) heiligt heiligde
2nd person sing. (gij) heiligt heiligde
3rd person singular heiligt heiligde
plural heiligen heiligden
subjunctive sing.1 heilige heiligde
subjunctive plur.1 heiligen heiligden
imperative sing. heilig
imperative plur.1 heiligt
participles heiligend geheiligd
1) Archaic.

Noun[edit]

heiligen

  1. Plural form of heilige

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

heiligen

  1. inflected form of heilig

Verb[edit]

heiligen (third-person singular simple present heiligt, past tense heiligte, past participle geheiligt, auxiliary haben) (transitive)

  1. to hallow
    Vater Unser im Himmel, geheiligt werde dein Name.
    Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be thy Name.
  2. to justify
    Das Zweck heiligt die Mittel.
    The ends justify the means.

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