horen

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See also: Horen, hören, and Hören

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

horen c

  1. singular definite of hore

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch horen, from Old Dutch *hōren, from Proto-Germanic *hauzijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱh₂owsyéti.

Verb[edit]

horen

  1. (transitive) to hear
    Ik hoor niets.
    I hear nothing.
  2. (intransitive) to belong
    Zij horen bij ons.
    They belong with us.
  3. (auxiliary, with te) to be supposed to, to be meant to
    Dat hoort hier te liggen.
    That is supposed to be lying here.
    Je hoort dat zo te doen.
    You are supposed to do it that way.
  4. (intransitive) to be appropriate, polite or agreeing with social norms
    Dat hoort niet!
    That is inappropriate!

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of horen (weak)
infinitive horen
past singular hoorde
past participle gehoord
infinitive horen
gerund horen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular hoor hoorde
2nd person sing. (jij) hoort hoorde
2nd person sing. (u) hoort hoorde
2nd person sing. (gij) hoort hoorde
3rd person singular hoort hoorde
plural horen hoorden
subjunctive sing.1 hore hoorde
subjunctive plur.1 horen hoorden
imperative sing. hoor
imperative plur.1 hoort
participles horend gehoord
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *hōren, from Proto-Germanic *hauzijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱh₂owsyéti.

Verb[edit]

hôren

  1. to hear (perceive audibly)
  2. to hear, to learn of (audibly or otherwise)
  3. to listen
  4. to listen to, to obey
  5. to belong to
  6. to be subservient to
  7. to be part of
  8. to be necessary for

Inflection[edit]

Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular hôre hôorde
2nd singular hôors, hôres hôordes
3rd singular hôort, hôret hôorde
1st plural hôren hôorden
2nd plural hôort, hôret hôordet
3rd plural hôren hôorden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular hôre hôorde
2nd singular hôors, hôres hôordes
3rd singular hôre hôorde
1st plural hôren hôorden
2nd plural hôort, hôret hôordet
3rd plural hôren hôorden
Imperative Present
Singular hôre
Plural hôort, hôret
Present Past
Participle hôrende gehôort

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *hauzijaną, whence also Old English hyran, Old Norse heyra

Verb[edit]

hōren

  1. to hear

Descendants[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Adjective[edit]

horen

  1. h-prothesized form of oren

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
oren unchanged unchanged horen
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.