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From Middle High German brāten, from Old High German brātan, from Proto-Germanic *brēdaną.


  • IPA(key): /ˈbʁaːtən/, [ˈbʁäːtən], [ˈbʁäːtn̩]
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braten (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present brät, past tense briet, past participle gebraten, past subjunctive briete, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to pan-fry
  2. (transitive or intransitive) to roast; to grill; to broil


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