stellen

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See also: Stellen and stëllen

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch stellen, from Old Dutch *stellen, from Proto-Germanic *stallijaną.

Verb[edit]

stellen

  1. (transitive) to position; place
  2. (transitive) to state, to put forward
  3. (reflexive) to take one's stand
  4. (transitive, chemistry) to standardize a solution by titration
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of stellen (weak)
infinitive stellen
past singular stelde
past participle gesteld
infinitive stellen
gerund stellen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular stel stelde
2nd person sing. (jij) stelt stelde
2nd person sing. (u) stelt stelde
2nd person sing. (gij) stelt stelde
3rd person singular stelt stelde
plural stellen stelden
subjunctive sing.1 stelle stelde
subjunctive plur.1 stellen stelden
imperative sing. stel
imperative plur.1 stelt
participles stellend gesteld
1) Archaic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

stellen

  1. Plural form of stel

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German stellen, from Proto-Germanic *stallijaną. More at stell.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃtɛln̩], [ˈʃtɛlən]
  • (file)
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

stellen ‎(third-person singular simple present stellt, past tense stellte, past participle gestellt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to pose (a question, a riddle)
    Kann ich dir eine Frage stellen?
    Can I pose a question to you?
  2. (transitive) to position
  3. (transitive) to put
  4. (transitive) to catch
    Die Polizei stellte den Dieb.
    The police caught the thief.
  5. (reflexive) to surrender
    Der Dieb stellte sich der Polizei.
    The thief surrendered to the police.
  6. (transitive) to set, adjust (a clock)
  7. (reflexive) to place oneself, get
  8. (reflexive, with gerund or adjective) to feign, to pretend to

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German stellen, from Proto-Germanic *stallijaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

stellen ‎(third-person singular present stellt, past participle gestallt, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to put, to place
  2. (transitive) to pose (a question, etc.)
  3. (transitive or reflexive) to put forward (a suggestion, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to set, to adjust (an alarm clock, a thermostat, etc.)
  5. (transitive or reflexive) to stand
  6. (reflexive) to surrender
  7. (reflexive) to behave, to comport, to act

Conjugation[edit]

Regular
infinitive stellen
participle gestallt
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular stellen
2nd singular stells stell
3rd singular stellt
1st plural stellen
2nd plural stellt stellt
3rd plural stellen
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

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