ontbinden

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ontbinden, from Old Dutch antbindan, from Proto-Germanic *andabindaną. Equivalent to ont- +‎ binden.

Verb[edit]

ontbinden

  1. (transitive) to unbind
  2. (transitive) to dissolve, break up
  3. (intransitive) to decompose

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ontbinden (strong class 3, prefixed)
infinitive ontbinden
past singular ontbond
past participle ontbonden
infinitive ontbinden
gerund ontbinden n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular ontbind ontbond
2nd person sing. (jij) ontbindt ontbond
2nd person sing. (u) ontbindt ontbond
2nd person sing. (gij) ontbindt ontbondt
3rd person singular ontbindt ontbond
plural ontbinden ontbonden
subjunctive sing.1 ontbinde ontbonde
subjunctive plur.1 ontbinden ontbonden
imperative sing. ontbind
imperative plur.1 ontbindt
participles ontbindend ontbonden
1) Archaic.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch antbindan, from Proto-Germanic *andabindaną. Equivalent to ont- +‎ binden.

Verb[edit]

ontbinden

  1. to loosen, to unbind
  2. to free
  3. to tell, to set out

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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