smelten

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch smelten, a merger of two Old Dutch verbs:

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

smelten ‎(past singular smolt, past participle gesmolten)

  1. (intransitive) to melt
    De boter is gesmolten - The butter has melted.
  2. (transitive) to melt
    Ik heb de boter gesmolten - I melted the butter.

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of smelten (strong class 3)
infinitive smelten
past singular smolt
past participle gesmolten
infinitive smelten
gerund smelten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular smelt smolt
2nd person sing. (jij) smelt smolt
2nd person sing. (u) smelt smolt
2nd person sing. (gij) smelt smolt
3rd person singular smelt smolt
plural smelten smolten
subjunctive sing.1 smelte smolte
subjunctive plur.1 smelten smolten
imperative sing. smelt
imperative plur.1 smelt
participles smeltend gesmolten
1) Archaic.

Derived terms[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a merger of two verbs:

Verb[edit]

smelten

  1. (intransitive) to melt
  2. (intransitive) to dissolve (in a liquid)
  3. (intransitive) to defecate
  4. (transitive) to melt, to make liquid
  5. (transitive) to reform (into something else)
  6. (transitive) to dissolve (in a liquid)

Inflection[edit]

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