krijten

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Middle Dutch crīten (to cry), from Old Dutch *krītan, from Proto-Germanic *krītaną (to shout), from Proto-Indo-European *greyd- (to shout). Akin to Middle Low German krīten (to yell, scream), Middle High German krīzen (to scream, yell, groan), Middle Dutch crīscen (to scream). More at krijsen, cry.

Verb[edit]

krijten (past singular kreet, past participle gekreten)

  1. (archaic) to cry aloud, shriek.
  2. to cry, weep.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From krijt.

Verb[edit]

krijten (past singular krijtte, past participle gekrijt)

  1. (intransitive) to draw with chalk
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