100 Most Common Verbs in Dutch

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100 Most Common Verbs in Dutch

Discover the most common Dutch verbs with their English translations in this comprehensive list of the top 100 words. From essential verbs like "to be," "to have," and "to become" to action verbs such as "to say," "to do," and "to make," this collection covers the fundamental vocabulary needed for effective communication in Dutch. Whether you're learning Dutch for travel, work, or personal enrichment, these frequently used verbs will help you express yourself and navigate various situations with ease. Expand your Dutch language skills today with this valuable resource of common verbs and their English equivalents.

  1. zijn - to be
  2. hebben - to have
  3. kunnen - can, to be able to
  4. willen - to want
  5. zullen - shall, will
  6. gaan - to go
  7. zien - to see
  8. komen - to come
  9. moeten - must, have to
  10. weten - to know
  11. doen - to do
  12. maken - to make
  13. geven - to give
  14. werken - to work
  15. blijven - to stay
  16. lijken - to seem
  17. vinden - to find
  18. denken - to think
  19. krijgen - to get
  20. houden - to keep, to hold
  21. staan - to stand
  22. beginnen - to begin
  23. spreken - to speak
  24. vragen - to ask
  25. zeggen - to say
  26. wonen - to live
  27. lezen - to read
  28. brengen - to bring
  29. lopen - to walk
  30. schrijven - to write
  31. luisteren - to listen
  32. leren - to learn
  33. voelen - to feel
  34. kopen - to buy
  35. vergeten - to forget
  36. eten - to eat
  37. dragen - to carry
  38. slapen - to sleep
  39. rijden - to drive
  40. begrijpen - to understand
  41. helpen - to help
  42. zoeken - to search
  43. spelen - to play
  44. kijken - to watch
  45. betalen - to pay
  46. proberen - to try
  47. vertellen - to tell
  48. zitten - to sit
  49. stoppen - to stop
  50. leven - to live
  51. volgen - to follow
  52. vallen - to fall
  53. leggen - to lay
  54. vliegen - to fly
  55. gebruiken - to use
  56. nemen - to take
  57. lachen - to laugh
  58. betekenen - to mean
  59. groeien - to grow
  60. wachten - to wait
  61. horen - to hear
  62. openen - to open
  63. vechten - to fight
  64. bouwen - to build
  65. drinken - to drink
  66. ontmoeten - to meet
  67. dansen - to dance
  68. reizen - to travel
  69. verkopen - to sell
  70. voeren - to feed, to lead
  71. sturen - to send
  72. kiezen - to choose
  73. bellen - to call
  74. snijden - to cut
  75. vangen - to catch
  76. tekenen - to draw
  77. trekken - to pull
  78. verliezen - to lose
  79. delen - to share
  80. verwachten - to expect
  81. studeren - to study
  82. zingen - to sing
  83. springen - to jump
  84. sluiten - to close
  85. zwemmen - to swim
  86. vullen - to fill
  87. roepen - to shout, to call
  88. bezoeken - to visit
  89. varen - to sail
  90. passen - to fit
  91. bidden - to pray
  92. zorgen - to care, to worry
  93. verschijnen - to appear
  94. scheiden - to divorce, to separate
  95. dromen - to dream
  96. ruiken - to smell
  97. herinneren - to remember
  98. tellen - to count
  99. verspreiden - to spread
  100. koken - to cook