faare

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Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German varn, from Old High German faran, from Proto-Germanic *faraną. Cognate with German fahren, Dutch varen, English fare, Danish fare.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Zurich) IPA(key): /ˈfɒːrə/

Verb[edit]

faare (third-person singular simple present faart, past participle gfaare, auxiliary sii)

  1. to go
  2. to drive; to ride
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssy and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Di nöchscht rächts. Mir fared i d'Fäldstrass.
      Next right. We'll drive down Feldstrasse.

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German varn, from Old High German faran, from Proto-Germanic *faraną. Cognate with German fahren, Dutch varen, English fare, Danish fare.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

faare

  1. to drive; to ride

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