malen

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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

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malen (past singular maalde, past participle gemalen)

  1. to grind
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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
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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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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