tanken

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See tanke.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tankən/, [ˈtˢɑŋɡ̊n̩]

Noun[edit]

tanken c

  1. singular definite of tanke

Etymology 2[edit]

See tank.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tankən/, [ˈtˢɑŋˀɡ̊n̩]

Noun[edit]

tanken c

  1. singular definite of tank

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Particularly: “Obviously from English ultimately, but is it directly from the verb tank? This sense is pretty rare in English.”

Verb[edit]

tanken

  1. (intransitive) to fuel (to fill a fuel tank of a vehicle)
  2. (intransitive, slang) to drink lots of alcohol

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of tanken (weak)
infinitive tanken
past singular tankte
past participle getankt
infinitive tanken
gerund tanken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular tank tankte
2nd person sing. (jij) tankt tankte
2nd person sing. (u) tankt tankte
2nd person sing. (gij) tankt tankte
3rd person singular tankt tankte
plural tanken tankten
subjunctive sing.1 tanke tankte
subjunctive plur.1 tanken tankten
imperative sing. tank
imperative plur.1 tankt
participles tankend getankt
1) Archaic.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English tank.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈtaŋkən/, [ˈtaŋkən], [ˈtaŋkŋ̩]

Verb[edit]

tanken ‎(third-person singular simple present tankt, past tense tankte, past participle getankt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to fuel, to refuel (fill a fuel tank of a vehicle)
  2. (transitive or intransitive, informal) to drink a lot of alcohol

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tanken

  1. rōmaji reading of たんけん

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanken m

  1. definite singular of tank
  2. definite singular of tanke

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanken m

  1. singular definite of tank
  2. singular definite of tanke

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanken

  1. definite singular of tank
  2. definite singular of tanke