spellen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch spellen, from Old Dutch *spellon, from Proto-Germanic *spellōną.

Verb[edit]

spellen

  1. to spell
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of spellen (weak)
infinitive spellen
past singular spelde
past participle gespeld
infinitive spellen
gerund spellen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular spel spelde
2nd person sing. (jij) spelt spelde
2nd person sing. (u) spelt spelde
2nd person sing. (gij) spelt spelde
3rd person singular spelt spelde
plural spellen spelden
subjunctive sing.1 spelle spelde
subjunctive plur.1 spellen spelden
imperative sing. spel
imperative plur.1 spelt
participles spellend gespeld
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

spellen

  1. Plural form of spel (game in general)

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *spellon, from Proto-Germanic *spellōną.

Verb[edit]

spellen

  1. to explain
  2. to spell, to predict
  3. to mean, to indicate
  4. to spell (a word)

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • spellen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • spellen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929