kwellen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *kwellen, from Proto-Germanic *kwaljaną. Cognate with German quälen.

Verb[edit]

kwellen (past singular kwelde, past participle gekweld)

  1. to torment, trouble
  2. to hurt
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of kwellen (weak)
infinitive kwellen
past singular kwelde
past participle gekweld
infinitive kwellen
gerund kwellen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular kwel kwelde
2nd person sing. (jij) kwelt kwelde
2nd person sing. (u) kwelt kwelde
2nd person sing. (gij) kwelt kwelde
3rd person singular kwelt kwelde
plural kwellen kwelden
subjunctive sing.1 kwelle kwelde
subjunctive plur.1 kwellen kwelden
imperative sing. kwel
imperative plur.1 kwelt
participles kwellend gekweld
1) Archaic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch quellen (to well up; to swell up).

Verb[edit]

kwellen (past singular kwelde, past participle gekweld)

  1. (archaic) to well up
  2. (archaic) to swell up
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of kwellen (weak)
infinitive kwellen
past singular kwelde
past participle gekweld
infinitive kwellen
gerund kwellen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular kwel kwelde
2nd person sing. (jij) kwelt kwelde
2nd person sing. (u) kwelt kwelde
2nd person sing. (gij) kwelt kwelde
3rd person singular kwelt kwelde
plural kwellen kwelden
subjunctive sing.1 kwelle kwelde
subjunctive plur.1 kwellen kwelden
imperative sing. kwel
imperative plur.1 kwelt
participles kwellend gekweld
1) Archaic.
Related terms[edit]