wenen

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See also: Wenen and weñen

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

wenen

  1. Soft mutation of gwenen.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch wênen, from Old Dutch *wēnon, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wenen

  1. (intransitive) To cry, weep, shed tears
    Synonyms: huilen

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of wenen (weak)
infinitive wenen
past singular weende
past participle geweend
infinitive wenen
gerund wenen n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular ween weende
2nd person sing. (jij) weent weende
2nd person sing. (u) weent weende
2nd person sing. (gij) weent weende
3rd person singular weent weende
plural wenen weenden
subjunctive sing.1 wene weende
subjunctive plur.1 wenen weenden
imperative sing. ween
imperative plur.1 weent
participles wenend geweend
1) Archaic.

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *wēnon, from Proto-Germanic *wainōną.

Verb[edit]

wênen

  1. to cry, to weep

Inflection[edit]

Weak
Infinitive wênen
3rd sg. past
3rd pl. past
Past participle
Infinitive wênen
In genitive wênens
In dative wênene
Indicative Present Past
1st singular wêne
2nd singular wêens, wênes
3rd singular wêent, wênet
1st plural wênen
2nd plural wêent, wênet
3rd plural wênen
Subjunctive Present Past
1st singular wêne
2nd singular wêens, wênes
3rd singular wêne
1st plural wênen
2nd plural wêent, wênet
3rd plural wênen
Imperative Present
Singular wêen, wêne
Plural wêent, wênet
Present Past
Participle wênende

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Further reading[edit]

  • wenen (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • wenen (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929