smeken

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch smêken, from Old Dutch *smēken, from Proto-Germanic *smaikijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

smeken

  1. to beg, implore, urge

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of smeken (weak)
infinitive smeken
past singular smeekte
past participle gesmeekt
infinitive smeken
gerund smeken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular smeek smeekte
2nd person sing. (jij) smeekt smeekte
2nd person sing. (u) smeekt smeekte
2nd person sing. (gij) smeekt smeekte
3rd person singular smeekt smeekte
plural smeken smeekten
subjunctive sing.1 smeke smeekte
subjunctive plur.1 smeken smeekten
imperative sing. smeek
imperative plur.1 smeekt
participles smekend gesmeekt
1) Archaic.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *smēken, from Proto-Germanic *smaikijaną.

Verb[edit]

smêken

  1. to flatter, to sweet-talk

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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