retten

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

retten c

  1. singular definite of ret

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German hretten or retten, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *hradjaną (to save, rescue). Cognate with Dutch redden, English redd and rid. More at redd, rid.

Verb[edit]

retten (third-person singular simple present rettet, past tense rettete, past participle gerettet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to save
  2. to rescue

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Imitative stem + the instantaneous verb suffix -en

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛtːɛn/
  • Hyphenation: ret‧ten

Verb[edit]

retten

  1. to recoil (in horror)

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