kauwen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑu̯.ə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kau‧wen
  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯ən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch couwen, cuwen, from Old Dutch *kiuwan, from Proto-Germanic *kewwaną.

Verb[edit]

kauwen

  1. to chew
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of kauwen (weak)
infinitive kauwen
past singular kauwde
past participle gekauwd
infinitive kauwen
gerund kauwen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular kauw kauwde
2nd person sing. (jij) kauwt kauwde
2nd person sing. (u) kauwt kauwde
2nd person sing. (gij) kauwt kauwde
3rd person singular kauwt kauwde
plural kauwen kauwden
subjunctive sing.1 kauwe kauwde
subjunctive plur.1 kauwen kauwden
imperative sing. kauw
imperative plur.1 kauwt
participles kauwend gekauwd
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

kauwen

  1. Plural form of kauw