roken

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See also: Roken, rōken, and röken

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈroːkə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ro‧ken
  • Rhymes: -oːkən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch rôken. Equivalent to rook +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

roken

  1. (intransitive, transitive) to smoke (a tobacco product, another drug, a surrogate)
    We roken een sigaret.
    We are smoking a cigarette.
    Maar ik rook niet.
    But I don't smoke.
    Vroeger werd er in zeemansbuurten veel opium gerookt.
    People used to smoke a lot of opium in the sailors' districts.
  2. (intransitive) to smoke, to produce smoke
    De motor rookte enorm.
    The engine produced a great amount of smoke.
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of roken (weak)
infinitive roken
past singular rookte
past participle gerookt
infinitive roken
gerund roken n
present tense past tense
1st person singular rook rookte
2nd person sing. (jij) rookt rookte
2nd person sing. (u) rookt rookte
2nd person sing. (gij) rookt rookte
3rd person singular rookt rookte
plural roken rookten
subjunctive sing.1 roke rookte
subjunctive plur.1 roken rookten
imperative sing. rook
imperative plur.1 rookt
participles rokend gerookt
1) Archaic.
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: rook
  • Indonesian: rokok

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

roken

  1. plural past indicative and subjunctive of ruiken
  2. plural past indicative and subjunctive of rieken

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rôok +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

rôken

  1. to smoke, to give off smoke
  2. to smoke, to preserve by treating with smoke

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

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