lappen

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See also: Lappen and läppen

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lappen

  1. Plural form of lap

Verb[edit]

lappen

  1. to enfold, embrace
  2. to piece up, patch, repair
  3. to raise (money)
  4. to clean with a shammy

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of lappen (weak)
infinitive lappen
past singular lapte
past participle gelapt
infinitive lappen
gerund lappen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular lap lapte
2nd person sing. (jij) lapt lapte
2nd person sing. (u) lapt lapte
2nd person sing. (gij) lapt lapte
3rd person singular lapt lapte
plural lappen lapten
subjunctive sing.1 lappe lapte
subjunctive plur.1 lappen lapten
imperative sing. lap
imperative plur.1 lapt
participles lappend gelapt
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Alteration of earlier Middle English wlappen (to wrap, fold), from Old English *wlappan, *wlæppan, *wlappian, *wlæppian, from Proto-Germanic *wrappan-, *wlappan- (to wrap, fold), from Proto-Indo-European *werb- (to bend, turn). Akin to Middle English wrappen (to wrap), Danish vravle (to wind), Old Italian goluppare (to wrap) (from Germanic). More at envelop, develop.

Verb[edit]

lappen

  1. to wrap, fold

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

lappen

  1. definite singular of lapp