striden

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

striden c

  1. singular definite of strid

Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German strîden, Old Saxon strīdan, from Proto-Germanic *strīdaną. Cognate with Dutch strijden, English stride and German streiten.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /stɾiːdn̩/
  • IPA(key): /ʃtɾiːdn̩/ (central Brandenburg, Prussia)

Verb[edit]

striden

  1. (intransitive) to fight, to argue, to quarrel
    De Bröders striden den helen Dag.
    The brothers are fighting the whole day.
  2. (intransitive) to roam, to stride
    De Tiger stridet dörch dat Dal.
    The tiger strides through the vale.
  3. (intransitive) to fight against someone with arms; to fight in military form; to battle for something; to combat against something/someone
    De Buern striden för er Hölter.
    The peasants fight for their woods.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch strīdan, from Proto-Germanic *strīdaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

striden

  1. to fight, to battle
  2. to counter, to resist

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 1
Indicative Present Past
1st singular stride strêet
2nd singular strijts, strides strēets, strēdes
3rd singular strijt, stridet strêet
1st plural striden strēden
2nd plural strijt, stridet strēet, strēdet
3rd plural striden strēden
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular stride strēde
2nd singular strijts, strides strēdes
3rd singular stride strēde
1st plural striden strēden
2nd plural strijt, stridet strēdet
3rd plural striden strēden
Imperative Present
Singular strijt, stride
Plural strijt, stridet
Present Past
Participle stridende gestrēden

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • striden (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • striden”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

striden m

  1. singular definite of strid

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

striden

  1. definite singular of strid