Versicherung

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Etymology[edit]

From versichern

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɛɐ̯ˈzɪçəʀʊŋ/
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  • Hyphenation: Ver‧si‧che‧rung

Noun[edit]

Versicherung f (genitive Versicherung, plural Versicherungen)

  1. insurance; an insurance policy
  2. an insurance company
  3. affirmation; assurance; the act of assuring somebody

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  • The German noun is always countable. So you say, for example: ich habe eine Versicherung (I have insurance), though the more idiomatic phrase runs: ich bin versichert.

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