springen

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From Old Dutch springan, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h. Compare Low German springen, German springen, West Frisian springe, English spring, Danish springe.

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springen (past singular sprong, past participle gesprongen)

  1. to jump, to spring
  2. to explode, to shatter

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German springan, from Proto-Germanic *springaną, from Proto-Indo-European *spr̥g̑h. Compare Low German springen, Dutch springen, West Frisian springe, English spring, Danish springe.

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springen (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present springt, past tense sprang, past participle gesprungen, past subjunctive spränge, auxiliary sein)

  1. (intransitive) to spring; to leap; to bounce
  2. (intransitive, sports) to dive; to jump; to vault
  3. (intransitive) to break; to burst; to pop

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Middle English[edit]

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From Old English springan.

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springen

  1. to jump; to spring

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