noemen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch noemen, from Old Dutch *nuomen, from Proto-Germanic *nōmijaną.

Verb[edit]

noemen

  1. (transitive) to call, to name
  2. (transitive) to mention
  3. (intransitive, prescribed, dialectal) to have as one's name
    Hoe noemt gij?
    What's your name?

Usage notes[edit]

The sense "to have as name" is prescribed and limited to parts of Belgium. The standard verb for this sense is heten.

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of noemen (weak)
infinitive noemen
past singular noemde
past participle genoemd
infinitive noemen
gerund noemen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular noem noemde
2nd person sing. (jij) noemt noemde
2nd person sing. (u) noemt noemde
2nd person sing. (gij) noemt noemde
3rd person singular noemt noemde
plural noemen noemden
subjunctive sing.1 noeme noemde
subjunctive plur.1 noemen noemden
imperative sing. noem
imperative plur.1 noemt
participles noemend genoemd
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *nuomen, from Proto-Germanic *nōmijaną.

Verb[edit]

noemen

  1. to name, to give a name to
  2. to call, to refer to by name
  3. to mention

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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