vallen

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch vallen, from Old Dutch fallan, from Proto-Germanic *fallaną, from Proto-Indo-European *pōl-. Compare Low German fallen, West Frisian falle, German fallen, English fall, Danish falde, Swedish falla.

Verb[edit]

vallen ‎(past singular viel, past participle gevallen)

  1. (intransitive) to fall, to tumble
    in slaap vallen: to fall asleep
    de avond valt: afternoon begins
  2. (auxiliary, with te) to be able to be
    dat valt niet te verbeteren.: that cannot be improved
Conjugation[edit]
Inflection of vallen (strong class 7)
infinitive vallen
past singular viel
past participle gevallen
infinitive vallen
gerund vallen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular val viel
2nd person sing. (jij) valt viel
2nd person sing. (u) valt viel
2nd person sing. (gij) valt vielt
3rd person singular valt viel
plural vallen vielen
subjunctive sing.1 valle viele
subjunctive plur.1 vallen vielen
imperative sing. val
imperative plur.1 valt
participles vallend gevallen
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

vallen

  1. Plural form of val

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

vallen

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



Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vallen

  1. definite singular of vall