געשען

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German giskehan, from Proto-Germanic *skehaną.

Verb[edit]

געשען ‎(geshen) ‎(past participle געשען ‎(geshen))

  1. (intransitive) to happen, occur

Conjugation[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The sense "to happen to [someone]" is translated with "[געשען מיט [עמעצן".