nemen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch nemen, from Old Dutch *neman, from Proto-Germanic *nemaną, from Proto-Indo-European *nem-.

Verb[edit]

nemen

  1. (transitive) to take
    U moet de trein van 17.26 nemen.
    You must take the train (departing) at 5:26 PM.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of nemen (strong class 4)
infinitive nemen
past singular nam
past participle genomen
infinitive nemen
gerund nemen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular neem nam
2nd person sing. (jij) neemt nam
2nd person sing. (u) neemt nam
2nd person sing. (gij) neemt naamt
3rd person singular neemt nam
plural nemen namen
subjunctive sing.1 neme name
subjunctive plur.1 nemen namen
imperative sing. neem
imperative plur.1 neemt
participles nemend genomen
1) Archaic.

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

nem +‎ -en

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛmɛn]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧men

Noun[edit]

nemen

  1. superessive singular of nem

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *neman, from Proto-Germanic *nemaną, from Proto-Indo-European *nem-.

Verb[edit]

nēmen

  1. to take
  2. to take hold of, to grasp
  3. to cut down (trees, plants), to harvest
  4. to pluck (fruits)
  5. to take away
  6. to elect, to appoint
  7. to receive, to to accept

Inflection[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • nemen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • nemen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle Low German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon neman (to take), from Proto-Germanic *nemaną.

Verb[edit]

nēmen

  1. to take

Conjugation[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon niman (to take), from Proto-Germanic *nemaną.

Verb[edit]

nēmen

  1. Alternative form of nēmen above.