schienen

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

schienen

  1. First-person plural preterite of scheinen.
  2. Third-person plural preterite of scheinen.
  3. First-person plural subjunctive II of scheinen.
  4. Third-person plural subjunctive II of scheinen.

Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German schīnen, from Old Saxon skīnan, from Proto-Germanic *skīnaną. Cognate with German scheinen, Dutch schijnen, English shine.

Verb[edit]

schienen (third-person singular simple present schinnt, past tense scheen, past participle schenen, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to shine; to gleam
  2. to seem; to appear; to look

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