ijlen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ijl ‎(empty), in phrases like ijlhoofdig ‎(literally empty-headed).

Verb[edit]

ijlen ‎(past singular ijlde, past participle geijld)

  1. to speak in a quick and delirious fashion, to rave on
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of ijlen (weak)
infinitive ijlen
past singular ijlde
past participle geijld
infinitive ijlen
gerund ijlen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular ijl ijlde
2nd person sing. (jij) ijlt ijlde
2nd person sing. (u) ijlt ijlde
2nd person sing. (gij) ijlt ijlde
3rd person singular ijlt ijlde
plural ijlen ijlden
subjunctive sing.1 ijle ijlde
subjunctive plur.1 ijlen ijlden
imperative sing. ijl
imperative plur.1 ijlt
participles ijlend geijld
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch ilen, from Old Dutch īlen, from Proto-Germanic *īlijaną. Derived from the noun *īlō ‎(rush, haste), from which Dutch ijl with the same meaning.

Verb[edit]

ijlen ‎(past singular ijlde, past participle geijld)

  1. (obsolete) to hasten, hurry
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of ijlen (weak)
infinitive ijlen
past singular ijlde
past participle geijld
infinitive ijlen
gerund ijlen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular ijl ijlde
2nd person sing. (jij) ijlt ijlde
2nd person sing. (u) ijlt ijlde
2nd person sing. (gij) ijlt ijlde
3rd person singular ijlt ijlde
plural ijlen ijlden
subjunctive sing.1 ijle ijlde
subjunctive plur.1 ijlen ijlden
imperative sing. ijl
imperative plur.1 ijlt
participles ijlend geijld
1) Archaic.

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