vergeven

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ver- +‎ geven, or from Old Dutch, from Proto-Germanic *fragebaną. Compare Low German vergeven, German vergeben, West Frisian ferjaan, English forgive, Icelandic fyrirgefa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

vergeven ‎(past singular vergaf, past participle vergeven)

  1. To forgive.
  2. (obsolete) To harm through poison.

Conjugation[edit]

Inflection of vergeven (strong class 5, prefixed)
infinitive vergeven
past singular vergaf
past participle vergeven
infinitive vergeven
gerund vergeven n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular vergeef vergaf
2nd person sing. (jij) vergeeft vergaf
2nd person sing. (u) vergeeft vergaf
2nd person sing. (gij) vergeeft vergaaft
3rd person singular vergeeft vergaf
plural vergeven vergaven
subjunctive sing.1 vergeve vergave
subjunctive plur.1 vergeven vergaven
imperative sing. vergeef
imperative plur.1 vergeeft
participles vergevend vergeven
1) Archaic.

Synonyms[edit]

Participle[edit]

vergeven

  1. past participle of vergeven

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vergeven
uninflected vergeven
inflected vergeven
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial vergeven
indefinite m./f. sing. vergeven
n. sing. vergeven
plural vergeven
definite vergeven
partitive vergevens

Adjective[edit]

vergeven ‎(not comparable)

  1. overrun, crawling

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vergeven
uninflected vergeven
inflected vergeven
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial vergeven
indefinite m./f. sing. vergeven
n. sing. vergeven
plural vergeven
definite vergeven
partitive