wachten

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑxtə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: wach‧ten

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch wachten ‎(to watch, guard, keep watch, wait), from Old Dutch *wahton. Equivalent to wacht ‎(a watch, sentry, guard) +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

wachten

  1. (intransitive) to wait [+ op (object) = for]
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of wachten (weak)
infinitive wachten
past singular wachtte
past participle gewacht
infinitive wachten
gerund wachten n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular wacht wachtte
2nd person sing. (jij) wacht wachtte
2nd person sing. (u) wacht wachtte
2nd person sing. (gij) wacht wachtte
3rd person singular wacht wachtte
plural wachten wachtten
subjunctive sing.1 wachte wachtte
subjunctive plur.1 wachten wachtten
imperative sing. wacht
imperative plur.1 wacht
participles wachtend gewacht
1) Archaic.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Noun[edit]

wachten

  1. Plural form of wacht

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

wachten

  1. First-person plural preterite of wachen.
  2. Third-person plural preterite of wachen.
  3. First-person plural subjunctive II of wachen.
  4. Third-person plural subjunctive II of wachen.