sperren

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch sperren.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sperren

  1. to bar, inhibit

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sperren (weak)
infinitive sperren
past singular sperde
past participle gesperd
infinitive sperren
gerund sperren n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular sper sperde
2nd person sing. (jij) spert sperde
2nd person sing. (u) spert sperde
2nd person sing. (gij) spert sperde
3rd person singular spert sperde
plural sperren sperden
subjunctive sing.1 sperre sperde
subjunctive plur.1 sperren sperden
imperative sing. sper
imperative plur.1 spert
participles sperrend gesperd
1) Archaic.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sperran.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃpɛʁən/, [ˈʃpɛʁn]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sper‧ren

Verb[edit]

sperren (third-person singular simple present sperrt, past tense sperrte, past participle gesperrt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to bar (entry to a place or system)
  2. to space out the letters of a word or text, for emphasis
    An example of a spaced out word.
    Dieser Satz ist nicht gesperrt gedruckt. Dieser Satz ist gesperrt gedruckt.
    This sentence is not printed spaced out. This sentence is printed spaced out.

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

sperren

  1. to close off, to block
  2. to stretch, to put tension on
  3. to span, to spread

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

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