sliten

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *slītan, from Proto-Germanic *slītaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sliten

  1. to wear, to erode, to deteriorate with use
  2. to tear apart, to destroy

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 1
Indicative Present Past
1st singular slite slêet
2nd singular slijts, slites slēets, slētes
3rd singular slijt, slitet slêet
1st plural sliten slēten
2nd plural slijt, slitet slēet, slētet
3rd plural sliten slēten
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular slite slēte
2nd singular slijts, slites slētes
3rd singular slite slēte
1st plural sliten slēten
2nd plural slijt, slitet slētet
3rd plural sliten slēten
Imperative Present
Singular slijt, slite
Plural slijt, slitet
Present Past
Participle slitende geslēten

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sliten”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • sliten”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Participle of slita.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

sliten (masculine and feminine sliten, neuter slite or slitent, definite singular and plural slitne, comparative slitnare, indefinite superlative slitnast, definite superlative slitnaste)

  1. exhausted, worn out

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sliten

  1. past participle of slita.