Infinitiv

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German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Infinitiv m or n (genitive Infinitivs, plural Infinitive)

  1. (grammar) infinitive
  2. (grammar) gerund; verbal noun; if formally identical to the infinitive (as e.g. in German) or if the language does not otherwise have an infinitive form (as e.g. in Arabic)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Exclusively masculine in contemporary standard usage, but otherwise occasionally (though rarely) neuter.

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