regen

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See also: Regen, Ręgen, and régen

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

regen (plural regens)

  1. regeneration
  2. A regenerative radio receiver.

Verb[edit]

regen (third-person singular simple present regens, present participle regenning or regening, simple past and past participle regenned or regened)

  1. (informal) regenerate

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch rēgen, from Old Dutch regan, from Proto-Germanic *regnaz.

Noun[edit]

regen m (plural regens, diminutive regentje n)

  1. rain
    Hypernyms: neerslag
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

regen

  1. first-person singular present indicative of regenen
  2. imperative of regenen

Verb[edit]

regen

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of rijgen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German regen (to make protrude, to erect, to excite, to move), effective of ragen.

Verb[edit]

regen (third-person singular simple present regt, past tense regte, past participle geregt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) To move
    Er regte seinen Finger so weit wie möglich.
    He moved his finger as far as possible.
  2. (reflexive) To move (intransitive).
  3. (reflexive) To be active doing something, occupying oneself.
  4. (reflexive) To budge, to become noticeable.

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German rēgenen, from the noun Regen. Cognate with English rain, Dutch regenen.

Verb[edit]

regen (past singular regen, past participle regent, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (impersonal) to rain

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch regan, from Proto-Germanic *regnaz.

Noun[edit]

rēgen m

  1. rain

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • reghen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • regen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Welsh[edit]

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Noun[edit]

regen

  1. Soft mutation of rhegen.