meten

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

meten

  1. third-person plural present indicative form of metre

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*med-

From Middle Dutch meten, from Proto-Germanic *metaną. Cognate with English mete, German messen, Old Norse meta, Swedish mäta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

meten ‎(past singular mat, past participle gemeten)

  1. measure

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of meten (strong class 5)
infinitive meten
past singular mat
past participle gemeten
infinitive meten
gerund meten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular meet mat
2nd person sing. (jij) meet mat
2nd person sing. (u) meet mat
2nd person sing. (gij) meet mat
3rd person singular meet mat
plural meten maten
subjunctive sing.1 mete mate
subjunctive plur.1 meten maten
imperative sing. meet
imperative plur.1 meet
participles metend gemeten
1) Archaic.

Related terms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

meten

  1. Plural form of meet

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English mētan ‎(to meet, encounter), from Proto-Germanic *mōtijaną ‎(to meet).

Verb[edit]

mēten

  1. to meet, come together

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English mētan, mǣtan ‎(to paint, design), from Proto-Germanic *maitijaną ‎(to cut).

Verb[edit]

mētan

  1. to paint
  2. to dream

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

meten

  1. Second-person plural (ustedes) present indicative form of meter.
  2. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present indicative form of meter.