mogen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch mogen, from Old Dutch mugan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

Verb[edit]

mogen

  1. (auxiliary) may, can, be allowed to.
    We mogen toch komen.
    We are allowed to come after all.
  2. (intransitive) to be allowed, to be permitted
    Hee! Dat mag niet!
    Hey! You can't do that!
  3. (transitive) to be allowed to have/take, to may have (used as a polite way to request something)
    Mag ik twee appels alstublieft?
    May I have two apples please?
  4. (transitive) To like (of food or of a person).
    Ik mag hem niet.
    I don't like him.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of mogen (preterite-present)
infinitive mogen
past singular mocht
past participle gemogen
infinitive mogen
gerund mogen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular mag mocht
2nd person sing. (jij) mag mocht
2nd person sing. (u) mag mocht
2nd person sing. (gij) moogt mocht
3rd person singular mag mocht
plural mogen mochten
subjunctive sing.1 moge mochte
subjunctive plur.1 mogen mochten
imperative sing. mag
imperative plur.1 moogt
participles mogend gemogen
1) Archaic.

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Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

mogen ‎(using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. life

Verb[edit]

mogen ‎(using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. To live; To be alive.
  2. To heal.
  3. First-person singular realis mood form of mogen; I lived; I have lived.

Conjugation[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch mugan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, from Proto-Indo-European *magʰ-, *megʰ-.

Verb[edit]

mōgen

  1. to be capable of
  2. can, to be able (in given circumstances)
  3. (in questions) may, can, be allowed to
  4. to be allowed, to be permitted
  5. shall, to be expected to
  6. to be required to

Inflection[edit]

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish moin, moghin, corresponding to Danish moden, probably the past participle of a verb.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mogen

  1. mature (fully developed), ripe (ready for harvest)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mogen
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular mogen mognare mognast
Neuter singular moget mognare mognast
Plural mogna mognare mognast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 mogne mognare mognaste
All mogna mognare mognaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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