laden

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See also: Laden and Läden

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See lade.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laden (comparative more laden, superlative most laden)

  1. Weighed down with a load, burdened.
    • 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island
      The other men were variously burthened; some carrying picks and shovels—for that had been the very first necessary they brought ashore from the Hispaniola—others laden with pork, bread, and brandy for the midday meal.
  2. Heavy.
    His comments were laden with deeper meaning.
  3. Oppressed.
    • 1913, Mrs. [Marie] Belloc Lowndes, chapter I, in The Lodger, London: Methuen, OCLC 7780546; republished in Novels of Mystery: The Lodger; The Story of Ivy; What Really Happened, New York, N.Y.: Longmans, Green and Co., 55 Fifth Avenue, [1933], OCLC 2666860, page 0016:
      Thus the red damask curtains which now shut out the fog-laden, drizzling atmosphere of the Marylebone Road, had cost a mere song, and yet they might have been warranted to last another thirty years. A great bargain also had been the excellent Axminster carpet which covered the floor; [].
  4. (chemistry) In the form of an adsorbate or adduct.
    Once laden it is easy to regenerate the adsorbent and retrieve the adsorbed species as a gas.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

laden

  1. past participle of lade

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

laden c

  1. singular definite of lade
  2. verbal noun to lade (singular definite form only), letting, having, making, seeming, pretending
  3. verbal noun to lade (singular definite form only), loading, charging

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch lāden, from Old Dutch *ladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Verb[edit]

laden

  1. to load (cargo), (a weapon), (data)
  2. to charge (with electricity)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of laden (weak with strong past participle)
infinitive laden
past singular laadde
past participle geladen
infinitive laden
gerund laden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular laad laadde
2nd person sing. (jij) laadt laadde
2nd person sing. (u) laadt laadde
2nd person sing. (gij) laadt laadde
3rd person singular laadt laadde
plural laden laadden
subjunctive sing.1 lade laadde
subjunctive plur.1 laden laadden
imperative sing. laad
imperative plur.1 laadt
participles ladend geladen
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch laden, from Old Dutch *lathon, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną (to call).

Verb[edit]

laden

  1. (archaic) to convocate
  2. (archaic) to invite
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of laden (weak)
infinitive laden
past singular laadde
past participle gelaad
infinitive laden
gerund laden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular laad laadde
2nd person sing. (jij) laadt laadde
2nd person sing. (u) laadt laadde
2nd person sing. (gij) laadt laadde
3rd person singular laadt laadde
plural laden laadden
subjunctive sing.1 lade laadde
subjunctive plur.1 laden laadden
imperative sing. laad
imperative plur.1 laadt
participles ladend gelaad
1) Archaic.

Etymology 3[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Noun[edit]

laden

  1. Plural form of lade

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaːdən/, [-dən], [-dn̩]
  • Hyphenation: la‧den

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German laden (strong verb), from Old High German hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Verb[edit]

laden (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present lädt, past tense lud, past participle geladen, past subjunctive lüde, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load (something) e.g. into a container or onto a vehicle, to load up
  2. (transitive, intransitive, weaponry) to load (some weapon)
  3. (transitive, computing) to load (some data) from a store
  4. (transitive, computing) to download from a network
  5. (transitive, engineering) to charge (a battery or capacitor) with electricity
Synonyms[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German laden (weak verb, but also strong) from Old High German ladon, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną.

Verb[edit]

laden (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present lädt or ladet, past tense lud, past participle geladen, past subjunctive lüde, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to invite
    Synonyms: einladen
  2. (transitive, law) to summon

Conjugation[edit]

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Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • laden#1” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • laden#2” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • laden in Duden online
  • laden in Duden online

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Low German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German lāden, from Old Saxon hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaːdn̩/, /ˈlaːdən/

Verb[edit]

laden (past singular laad, past participle laadt or laden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load (something) e.g. into a container or onto a vehicle, to load up
  2. (transitive, intransitive, weaponry) to load (some weapon)
  3. (transitive, computing) to load (some data) from a store
  4. (transitive, computing) to download from a network
  5. (transitive, engineering) to charge (a battery or capacitor) with electricity
Synonyms[edit]

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Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German lāden, from Old Saxon lathōn, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną.

Verb[edit]

laden (past singular laad, past participle laadt or laden, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive) to invite (someone)
  2. (transitive, law) to summon
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Derived terms[edit]

Conjugation[edit]


Malay[edit]

Verb[edit]

laden

  1. to serve, attend

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *ladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Verb[edit]

lāden

  1. to load (goods)
  2. to load (onto a beast of burden)
  3. to burden (with a task)
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch *lathon, from Proto-Germanic *laþōną (to call).

Verb[edit]

lāden

  1. (eastern) to call, to summon
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • laden”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • laden (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929
  • laden (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929