lenen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch lênen, from Old Dutch *lēnen, from Proto-Germanic *laihnijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lenen

  1. (transitive) to borrow
  2. (ditransitive) to lend

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of lenen (weak)
infinitive lenen
past singular leende
past participle geleend
infinitive lenen
gerund lenen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular leen leende
2nd person sing. (jij) leent leende
2nd person sing. (u) leent leende
2nd person sing. (gij) leent leende
3rd person singular leent leende
plural lenen leenden
subjunctive sing.1 lene leende
subjunctive plur.1 lenen leenden
imperative sing. leen
imperative plur.1 leent
participles lenend geleend
1) Archaic.

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *lēnen, from Proto-Germanic *laihnijaną.

Verb[edit]

lênen

  1. to lend
  2. to borrow
  3. to grant, to allow

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

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