schriven

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch skrīvan, from Proto-Germanic *skrībaną, a late borrowing from Latin scrībō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskriːvən/, /ˈsxriːvən/

Verb[edit]

schriven

  1. to write
  2. to notify in writing
  3. to note down
  4. to engrave

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 1
Indicative Present Past
1st singular schrive schrêef
2nd singular schrijfs, schrives schrēefs, schrēves
3rd singular schrijft, schrivet schrêef
1st plural schriven schrēven
2nd plural schrijft, schrivet schrēeft, schrēvet
3rd plural schriven schrēven
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular schrive schrēve
2nd singular schrijfs, schrives schrēves
3rd singular schrive schrēve
1st plural schriven schrēven
2nd plural schrijft, schrivet schrēvet
3rd plural schriven schrēven
Imperative Present
Singular schrijf, schrive
Plural schrijft, schrivet
Present Past
Participle schrivende geschrēven

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Further reading[edit]

  • scriven (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • schriven”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle Low German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (originally) IPA(key): /skriːvən/

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon skrīvan, from Proto-Germanic *skrībaną, a late borrowing from Latin scrībō.

Verb[edit]

beschrîven

  1. to write (to write down words)
  2. to write (to contact someone via writing)
  3. to note, to make a note
  4. to describe, to depict, to account of events

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