spalten

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

spalten c

  1. singular definite of spalte

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German spalten (strong verb), from Old High German spaltan. Cognate with English spald (to split), Danish spalte (to split), Norwegian spalte (to split), Swedish spalta (to split).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃpaltn̩/, /ˈʃpaltən/
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  • Hyphenation: spal‧ten

Verb[edit]

spalten (third-person singular simple present spaltet, past tense spaltete, past participle gespalten, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to split (something); to cleave; to chop
  2. (reflexive) to split up; to become divided

Conjugation[edit]

Other forms are weak past participle gespaltet and older strong forms spält, spielt.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

spalten

  1. definite singular of spalt