gerunds (plural noun)
  1. a verb form which functions as a noun, in Latin ending in -ndum (declinable), in English ending in -ing (e.g. asking in do you mind my asking you?).
early 16th century: from late Latin gerundium, from gerundum, variant of gerendum, the gerund of Latin gerere ‘do’.
Words starting with gerund:
Words that rhyme with gerund:
How to say gerund in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Bosnian (Latin) imenicom
Bulgarian герундиум
Cantonese (Traditional) 杰伦德
Chinese Simplified 杰伦德
Chinese Traditional 杰倫德
Croatian imenicom
Czech gerundium
Danish Gerundiv
Dutch gerundium
Estonian aktiivi
Finnish verbin nominaalimuoto
French gérondif
German Gerundium
Greek γερούνδιο
Hebrew פועל
Hungarian gerundium
Italian (NOUN)gerundio
Japanese (NOUN)動名詞
Korean 동 명사형
Lithuanian gerundijaus
Norwegian Bokmål upersonlig gerundium
Polish gerundium
Portuguese (NOUN)gerúndio
Querétaro Otomi gerundio
Romanian gerunziu
Russian Герундий
Serbian (Cyrillic) именицом
Serbian (Latin) imenicom
Slovak prechodník
Slovenian Gerundiv
Spanish gerundio
Swedish gerundium
Telugu గెరార్డ్
Ukrainian Дієприслівник
Urdu گارونڈ
Yucatec Maya gerundio
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