spoelen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈspulə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: spoe‧len
  • Rhymes: -ulən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch spoelen, from Old Dutch *spuolen, from Proto-Germanic *spōlijaną.

Verb[edit]

spoelen

  1. (transitive) to rinse, to wash up
  2. (transitive) to flush
  3. (intransitive) to stream, to wash, to flow
    Synonym: stromen
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of spoelen (weak)
infinitive spoelen
past singular spoelde
past participle gespoeld
infinitive spoelen
gerund spoelen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular spoel spoelde
2nd person sing. (jij) spoelt spoelde
2nd person sing. (u) spoelt spoelde
2nd person sing. (gij) spoelt spoelde
3rd person singular spoelt spoelde
plural spoelen spoelden
subjunctive sing.1 spoele spoelde
subjunctive plur.1 spoelen spoelden
imperative sing. spoel
imperative plur.1 spoelt
participles spoelend gespoeld
1) Archaic.
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: spoel

Etymology 2[edit]

From spoel +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

spoelen

  1. (transitive, of a tape) to wind
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of spoelen (weak)
infinitive spoelen
past singular spoelde
past participle gespoeld
infinitive spoelen
gerund spoelen n
present tense past tense
1st person singular spoel spoelde
2nd person sing. (jij) spoelt spoelde
2nd person sing. (u) spoelt spoelde
2nd person sing. (gij) spoelt spoelde
3rd person singular spoelt spoelde
plural spoelen spoelden
subjunctive sing.1 spoele spoelde
subjunctive plur.1 spoelen spoelden
imperative sing. spoel
imperative plur.1 spoelt
participles spoelend gespoeld
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

spoelen

  1. Plural form of spoel

Anagrams[edit]