erheben

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

er- +‎ heben

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʔɛʁˈheːbn̩]

Verb[edit]

erheben (class 6 strong, third-person singular simple present erhebt, past tense erhob, past participle erhoben, past subjunctive erhöbe or erhübe, auxiliary haben)

  1. to raise, lift (e.g. arm, voice)
  2. to levy, charge
  3. to gather, collect (e.g. data, material)
  4. to bring (charges)
    Anklage erheben
    bring charges

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sich erheben (irregular, reflexive)

  1. rise (to one's feet, from one's seat, etc.)
  2. rise (e.g. mountain, tower)
  3. rise up.
    sich gegen etwas erheben
    rise up against something
  4. to feel superior
    sich über jemand erheben
    to feel superior over someone

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