sugen

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch sūgan, from Proto-Germanic *sūganą.

Verb[edit]

sugen

  1. (transitive) to suck (up)
  2. (transitive) to suck from, to suckle from
  3. (intransitive) to suck, to suckle

Inflection[edit]

Strong class 2
Indicative Present Past
1st singular suge sôoch
2nd singular suuchs, suges sōochs, sōges
3rd singular suucht, suget sôoch
1st plural sugen sōgen
2nd plural suucht, suget sōocht, sōget
3rd plural sugen sōgen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular suge sōge
2nd singular suuchs, suges sōges
3rd singular suge sōge
1st plural sugen sōgen
2nd plural suucht, suget sōget
3rd plural sugen sōgen
Imperative Present
Singular suuch, suge
Plural suucht, suget
Present Past
Participle sugende gesōgen

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

sugen

  1. Alternative form of seien

Middle Low German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (originally) IPA(key): /suːɣən/

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon sugan (to suck), from Proto-Germanic *sūganą.

Verb[edit]

sugen

  1. to suck
  2. to draw up liquid

Conjugation[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sugen

  1. past participle of suga.