rimen

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

rimen

  1. third-person plural present indicative form of rimar

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rimen

  1. Rōmaji transcription of りめん

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *rīman, from Proto-Germanic *rīmaną.

Verb[edit]

rimen

  1. to rhyme, to compose a rhyme
  2. to write poetry in general

Inflection[edit]

Weak
Indicative Present Past
1st singular rime rijmde
2nd singular rijms, rimes rijmdes
3rd singular rijmt, rimet rijmde
1st plural rimen rijmden
2nd plural rijmt, rimet rijmdet
3rd plural rimen rijmden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular rime rijmde
2nd singular rijms, rimes rijmdes
3rd singular rime rijmde
1st plural rimen rijmden
2nd plural rijmt, rimet rijmdet
3rd plural rimen rijmden
Imperative Present
Singular rime
Plural rijmt, rimet
Present Past
Participle rimende gerijmt

Further reading[edit]

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

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English rīman (to count, enumerate, number).

Verb[edit]

rimen (third-person singular simple present rimeth, present participle rimende, simple past and past participle rimed)

  1. to count, enumerate
    Ic ne mai rimen ne tellen all ðo sennes … — Vices and Virtues, 1225
    Of sorowe þat myghte he ryme Of x thousande men lefte no moo But sexty men and twelfe. — Sultan of Babylon, 1450

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rimen m, n

  1. definite masculine singular of rim (Etymology 2)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rimen

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of rimar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of rimar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of rimar.