hoffen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hoffen, from Proto-Germanic *hupōną; compare Middle Low German hōpen and Dutch hopen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɔfɱ̩/, /ˈhɔfən/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hof‧fen

Verb[edit]

hoffen (third-person singular simple present hofft, past tense hoffte, past participle gehofft, auxiliary haben)

  1. to hope

Conjugation[edit]

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hoffen, from Proto-Germanic *hupōną.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hoffen (third-person singular present hofft, past participle gehofft, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. to hope

Conjugation[edit]

Regular
infinitive hoffen
participle gehofft
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular hoffen
2nd singular hoffs hoff
3rd singular hofft
1st plural hoffen
2nd plural hofft hofft
3rd plural hoffen
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

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Welsh[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

hoffen

  1. (colloquial) first-person plural conditional of hoffi
  2. (colloquial) third-person plural conditional of hoffi