malen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch malen, from Old Dutch *malan, from Proto-Germanic *malaną.

Verb[edit]

malen (past singular maalde, past participle gemalen)

  1. to grind
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of malen (weak with strong past participle)
infinitive malen
past singular maalde
past participle gemalen
infinitive malen
gerund malen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular maal maalde
2nd person sing. (jij) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (u) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (gij) maalt maalde
3rd person singular maalt maalde
plural malen maalden
subjunctive sing.1 male maalde
subjunctive plur.1 malen maalden
imperative sing. maal
imperative plur.1 maalt
participles malend gemalen
1) Archaic.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch malen, from Old Dutch *mālon, denominative of *māl ‘spot, stain’ (modern maal). More at maal.

Verb[edit]

malen (past singular maalde, past participle gemaald)

  1. (obsolete) to paint
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of malen (weak)
infinitive malen
past singular maalde
past participle gemaald
infinitive malen
gerund malen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular maal maalde
2nd person sing. (jij) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (u) maalt maalde
2nd person sing. (gij) maalt maalde
3rd person singular maalt maalde
plural malen maalden
subjunctive sing.1 male maalde
subjunctive plur.1 malen maalden
imperative sing. maal
imperative plur.1 maalt
participles malend gemaald
1) Archaic.
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Noun[edit]

malen

  1. Plural form of maal
  2. Plural form of male

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German mālōn, mālēn, denominative of māl ‘spot, stain’, from Proto-Germanic *mēlan (compare Dutch maal), from Proto-Indo-European *melh₂- ‘dark color’ (compare Welsh melyn ‘yellow’, Lithuanian mė́las ‘black’, Ancient Greek μέλας (mélas) ‘dark-colored, black’).

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Verb[edit]

malen (third-person singular simple present malt, past tense malte, past participle gemalt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to paint

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

malen m

  1. definite singular of mal

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

malen m

  1. definite singular of mal

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mǎlen/
  • Hyphenation: mal‧en

Adjective[edit]

màlen (definite màlenī, comparative mȁnjī, Cyrillic spelling ма̀лен)

  1. small

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (verb form) IPA(key): [ˈmɑːlˌɛn]
  • (noun form) IPA(key): [ˈmɑːl.ən]

Verb[edit]

malen

  1. past participle of mala.

Noun[edit]

malen

  1. definite singular of mal