טראַכטן

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German trahten(consider, think about, pay attention to, keep in mind, strive for), from Old High German trahtōn, from Proto-Germanic *trahtōną, borrowed from Latin tractō(drag, handle, transact, debate). Cognate to Old English trahtian, German betrachten.

Verb[edit]

טראַכטן ‎(trakhtn)

  1. to think
    דער מענטש טראַכט און גאָט לאַכט.‎ ― der mentsh trakht un got lakht. ― The man plans and God laughs. —Proverb

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Noun[edit]

טראַכטן ‎(trakhtn)

  1. plural of טראַכט(trakht)