befallen

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befallen

  1. past participle of befall

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bəˈfaln̩], [bəˈfalən]
  • Hyphenation: be‧fal‧len

Verb[edit]

befallen (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present befällt, past tense befiel, past participle befallen, auxiliary haben)

  1. (of a disease) to affect
  2. (of fear, desire, etc.) to seize
  3. to infest

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