kruisen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrœy̯sə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: krui‧sen
  • Rhymes: -œy̯sən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch crucen. Equivalent to kruis +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

kruisen

  1. (transitive) to cross, intersect
  2. (transitive) to breed (to arrange the mating of specific animals or plants)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of kruisen (weak)
infinitive kruisen
past singular kruiste
past participle gekruist
infinitive kruisen
gerund kruisen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular kruis kruiste
2nd person sing. (jij) kruist kruiste
2nd person sing. (u) kruist kruiste
2nd person sing. (gij) kruist kruiste
3rd person singular kruist kruiste
plural kruisen kruisten
subjunctive sing.1 kruise kruiste
subjunctive plur.1 kruisen kruisten
imperative sing. kruis
imperative plur.1 kruist
participles kruisend gekruist
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: kruis
  • English: cruise, cruize

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

kruisen

  1. Plural form of kruis