überfahren

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /yːbɐˈfaːʁən/, /yːbɐˈfaːɐ̯n/

Verb[edit]

überfahren (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present überfährt, past tense überfuhr, past participle überfahren, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive, to drive over, causing injury or death) to run over, to run down
  2. (transitive, of a red traffic light or stop sign) to go through, to overshoot
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Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈyːbɐfaːʁən/, /ˈyːbɐfaːɐ̯n/

Verb[edit]

überfahren (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present fährt über, past tense fuhr über, past participle übergefahren, auxiliary haben or sein)

  1. (dated, intransitive, auxiliary "sein", to go from one shore of a river or other waterway to another) to pass over, to cross
  2. (dated, transitive, auxiliary "haben", to transport from one shore of a river or other waterway to another) to take across, to ferry over
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