komme

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

komme

  1. plural of kom

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • kumme (some Ripuarian dialects, including Kölsch)
  • kun, kunn, konn (Ripuarian; some Moselle Franconian dialects; chiefly dated)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kweman, from Proto-West Germanic *kweman, from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷémt. The form is native in Moselle Franconian, but borrowed from German in Ripuarian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

komme (third-person singular present kennt or kött, past tense kom, past participle komme or jekomme or gekomme)

  1. to come

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish komæ, kommæ, kombæ, from Old Norse koma, from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną, cognate with English come, German kommen. The Germanic verb goes back to Proto-Indo-European *gʷem- (to step), cf. Latin veniō, Ancient Greek βαίνω (baínō).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

komme (imperative kom, present kommer, past kom, past participle kommet, c kommen, definite or plural komne)

  1. to come
    Kom med mig
    Come with me
  2. to get
  3. (intransitive) To appear, to manifest itself; come
    Smerten i benet kommer og går
    The pain in his leg comes and goes.
  4. to arrive
    Han kom i tid
    He came on time
  5. to put
    Han kom glasur på
    He put frosting on
  6. to reach orgasm; to come
    Han kom i min hånd
    He came in my hand

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of Finnic origin. Cognate to Finnish komme (trick, deception) and Livonian kom (deception).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

komme (genitive kombe, partitive kommet)

  1. custom, tradition
  2. habit

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

komme

  1. partitive plural of komm

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

komme

  1. inflection of kommen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German komen, kumen, from Old High German kweman (rarer cuman, chuman), from Proto-West Germanic *kweman, from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷémt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

komme

  1. to come
    Ich komme fun de Fabrick.
    I'm coming from the factory.
    De Dod kommd fer ihn.
    Death is coming to him.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse koma

Verb[edit]

komme (imperative kom, present tense kommer, simple past kom, past participle kommet, present participle kommende)

  1. to come
  2. to ejaculate (vulgar)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

komme (present tense kjem, past tense kom, past participle komme, passive infinitive kommast, present participle kommande, imperative kom)

  1. Alternative form of koma

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian koma, from Proto-West Germanic *kweman, from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷem-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

komme

  1. to come

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 4
infinitive komme
3rd singular past kaam
past participle kommen
infinitive komme
long infinitive kommen
gerund kommen n
indicative present tense past tense
1st singular kom kaam
2nd singular komst kaamst
3rd singular komt kaam
plural komme kamen
imperative kom
participles kommend kommen

Further reading[edit]

  • komme”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011