ondergaan

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch ondergáán.

Verb[edit]

ondergaan (present ondergaan, present participle onderganende, past participle ondergaan)

  1. to undergo, to endure

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch óndergaan.

Verb[edit]

ondergaan (present gaan onder, present participle onderganende, past participle ondergegaan)

  1. to go down, to set
    Die son gaan onder.
    The sun is setting.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

ondergaan, ondergáán (past singular onderging, past participle ondergaan)

  1. to undergo, endure
    Hij onderging zijn straf. — He underwent his punishment.
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Participle[edit]

ondergaan

  1. past participle of ondergaan
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ondergaan, óndergaan (past singular ging onder, past participle ondergegaan)

  1. To go down; to set.
    De zon ging onder. — The sun went down.
    De ondergaande zon. — The setting sun.
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