talen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch tālen, from Old Dutch *talon, from Proto-Germanic *talōną.

Verb[edit]

talen

  1. (intransitive) to long, to care [+ naar (object) = for]
  2. (intransitive, obsolete) to speak
  3. (transitive, obsolete) to say
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of talen (weak)
infinitive talen
past singular taalde
past participle getaald
infinitive talen
gerund talen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular taal taalde
2nd person sing. (jij) taalt taalde
2nd person sing. (u) taalt taalde
2nd person sing. (gij) taalt taalde
3rd person singular taalt taalde
plural talen taalden
subjunctive sing.1 tale taalde
subjunctive plur.1 talen taalden
imperative sing. taal
imperative plur.1 taalt
participles talend getaald
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

talen

  1. Plural form of taal

Anagrams[edit]


Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *talon, from Proto-Germanic *talōną.

Verb[edit]

tālen

  1. to speak, to talk
  2. to say
  3. to tell, to narrate
  4. to speak in court, to appeal
  5. (eastern) to pay
    Synonyms: betālen

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

talen m

  1. definite singular of tale

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

talen m, f

  1. definite masculine singular of tale

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

talen

  1. Third-person plural (ellos, ellas, also used with ustedes?) present subjunctive form of talar.
  2. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural (ustedes) imperative form of talar.
  3. (used formally in Spain) Second-person plural present subjunctive form of talar.

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

talen

  1. definite plural of tal

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English talent.

Noun[edit]

talen

  1. talent

Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • talem (literary, first-person plural)
  • talent (literary, third-person plural)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

talen

  1. (colloquial) first-person plural conditional of talu
  2. (colloquial) third-person plural conditional of talu

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
talen dalen nhalen thalen
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.