quellen

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See also: Quellen and quëllen

German[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkvɛln̩/, /ˈkvɛlən/

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quellen (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present quillt, past tense quoll, past participle gequollen, past subjunctive quölle, auxiliary sein)

  1. to well
  2. to swell, to soak

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Middle Dutch[edit]

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From Old Dutch *kwellen, from Proto-Germanic *kwaljaną.

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quellen

  1. to bulge, to well, to gush

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Further reading[edit]

  • quellen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • quellen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English cwellan, from Proto-Germanic *kwaljaną.

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quellen

  1. To kill or slay; to inflict death upon someone.
  2. To quell or suppress; to end afflictions or threats.
  3. (rare) To verbally insult or demean.
  4. (rare) To ruin, to lay waste to.

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