temmen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch temmen, from Old Dutch *temmen, from Proto-Germanic *tamjaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

temmen (past singular temde, past participle getemd)

  1. to tame, domesticate

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of temmen (weak)
infinitive temmen
past singular temde
past participle getemd
infinitive temmen
gerund temmen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular tem temde
2nd person sing. (jij) temt temde
2nd person sing. (u) temt temde
2nd person sing. (gij) temt temde
3rd person singular temt temde
plural temmen temden
subjunctive sing.1 temme temde
subjunctive plur.1 temmen temden
imperative sing. tem
imperative plur.1 temt
participles temmend getemd
1) Archaic.

Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with English tame, Dutch temmen, German zähmen. See also tähmen.

Verb[edit]

temmen (past singular temm, past participle temmt, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive, rare) to tame

Conjugation[edit]

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