horen

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

horen c

  1. definite singular of hore

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch horen, Old Dutch *hōren, from Proto-Germanic *hauzijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱh₂owsyé-. Compare German hören, West Frisian hearre, English hear, Danish høre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

horen (past singular hoorde, past participle gehoord)

  1. to hear.
    Ik hoor niets.
    I hear nothing.
  2. to belong
    Zij horen bij ons.
    They belong with us.
  3. 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.

Conjugation[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]


Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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.