schenken

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsxɛŋ.kə(n)/
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch schenken, from Old Dutch skenken, from Proto-Germanic *skankijaną.

Verb[edit]

schenken (past singular schonk, past participle geschonken)

  1. to give as a present, to gift
  2. to pour

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of schenken (strong class 3)
infinitive schenken
past singular schonk
past participle geschonken
infinitive schenken
gerund schenken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular schenk schonk
2nd person sing. (jij) schenkt schonk
2nd person sing. (u) schenkt schonk
2nd person sing. (gij) schenkt schonkt
3rd person singular schenkt schonk
plural schenken schonken
subjunctive sing.1 schenke schonke
subjunctive plur.1 schenken schonken
imperative sing. schenk
imperative plur.1 schenkt
participles schenkend geschonken
1) Archaic.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German scenken, from Proto-Germanic *skankijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈʃɛŋkən/, [ˈʃɛŋkŋ]
  • Hyphenation: schen‧ken

Verb[edit]

schenken (third-person singular simple present schenkt, past tense schenkte, past participle geschenkt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to give
  2. to give as a present, to gift

Conjugation[edit]

Note: This verb once was also a strong verb with indicative imperfect schank and conjunctive imperfect schänke.

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