behaupten

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

be- +‎ Haupt +‎ -en

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bəˈhaʊ̯ptən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

behaupten (weak, third-person singular present behauptet, past tense behauptete, past participle behauptet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to claim, maintain, assert
  2. (reflexive) to stand one's ground

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Further reading[edit]

  • behaupten” in Duden online
  • behaupten” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache