treden

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtreːdə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tre‧den
  • Rhymes: -eːdən

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch trēden, from Old Dutch tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

Verb[edit]

treden

  1. (intransitive) to tread, step
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of treden (strong class 5)
infinitive treden
past singular trad
past participle getreden
infinitive treden
gerund treden n
present tense past tense
1st person singular treed trad
2nd person sing. (jij) treedt trad
2nd person sing. (u) treedt trad
2nd person sing. (gij) treedt traadt
3rd person singular treedt trad
plural treden traden
subjunctive sing.1 trede trade
subjunctive plur.1 treden traden
imperative sing. treed
imperative plur.1 treedt
participles tredend getreden
1) Archaic.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

treden

  1. Plural form of tred

Noun[edit]

treden

  1. Plural form of trede
  2. Plural form of tree

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

Verb[edit]

trēden

  1. to tread, to step
  2. to tread/step on

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: treden
  • Limburgish: traeje

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan, from Proto-Germanic *trudaną.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

treden

  1. To place one's foot on something; to lay a step on something:
    1. To stomp or walk with great force; to crush underfoot or trample upon.
    2. To compress or process by stomping or trampling.
    3. To leave a mark or trail by placing one's feet.
  2. To travel or go somewhere on foot; to journey.
  3. To walk or move atop or on a surface or thing.
  4. To ruin or devastate; to bring to destruction.
  5. To debase or humiliate; to bring someone low.
  6. To have sex; to copulate (used of male birds)
  7. (rare) To look for; to search or try to find.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From tred +‎ -en (plural suffix)

Noun[edit]

treden

  1. plural of tred

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Participle[edit]

treden (neuter trede or tredi, definite singular and plural tredne)

  1. (non-standard since 1991) past participle of tre, treda and trede
  2. (non-standard since 1985) past participle of trå (Etymology 3)

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