wohnen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wonēn, from Proto-Germanic *wunaną, *wunēną, *wunajaną (to love, wish), from Proto-Indo-European *wenə- (to wish, love). Compare Old Saxon wunon (Low German wanen) , Dutch wonen, Old English wunian (English wone).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvoːnən/
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Verb[edit]

wohnen (third-person singular simple present wohnt, past tense wohnte, past participle gewohnt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to live at, reside, dwell

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