keren

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See also: kèrén and kěrén

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch keren, from Old Dutch kēren, from Proto-Germanic *kaizijaną.

Verb[edit]

keren

  1. (ergative) to turn around, to turn around an axis
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of keren (weak)
infinitive keren
past singular keerde
past participle gekeerd
infinitive keren
gerund keren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular keer keerde
2nd person sing. (jij) keert keerde
2nd person sing. (u) keert keerde
2nd person sing. (gij) keert keerde
3rd person singular keert keerde
plural keren keerden
subjunctive sing.1 kere keerde
subjunctive plur.1 keren keerden
imperative sing. keer
imperative plur.1 keert
participles kerend gekeerd
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

keren

  1. plural of keer

Anagrams[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch kēren, from Proto-Germanic *kaizijaną.

Verb[edit]

kêren

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to turn, to turn over, to turn around
  2. (transitive) to turn, to change
  3. (transitive) to translate
  4. (transitive) to spend (of money)
  5. (transitive) to return, to reimburse
  6. (intransitive) to go
  7. (intransitive) to return, to come back
Inflection[edit]
Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular kêre kêerde
2nd singular kêers, kêres kêerdes
3rd singular kêert, kêret kêerde
1st plural kêren kêerden
2nd plural kêert, kêret kêerdet
3rd plural kêren kêerden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular kêre kêerde
2nd singular kêers, kêres kêerdes
3rd singular kêre kêerde
1st plural kêren kêerden
2nd plural kêert, kêret kêerdet
3rd plural kêren kêerden
Imperative Present
Singular kêre
Plural kêert, kêret
Present Past
Participle kêrende gekêert
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *kerien, from Proto-Germanic *karjaną.

Verb[edit]

kēren

  1. to sweep (up)

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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