kouten

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch couten.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑu̯.tə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kou‧ten
  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯tən

Verb[edit]

kouten

  1. (intransitive, now Belgium, dialectal) to talk, to speak
  2. (intransitive) to banter, to chit-chat, to babble

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of kouten (weak)
infinitive kouten
past singular koutte
past participle gekout
infinitive kouten
gerund kouten n
present tense past tense
1st person singular kout koutte
2nd person sing. (jij) kout koutte
2nd person sing. (u) kout koutte
2nd person sing. (gij) kout koutte
3rd person singular kout koutte
plural kouten koutten
subjunctive sing.1 koute koutte
subjunctive plur.1 kouten koutten
imperative sing. kout
imperative plur.1 kout
participles koutend gekout
1) Archaic.

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