naschen

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • naſchen (in fraktur)

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German naschen, from Old High German nascōn(to nibble; smack), from Proto-Germanic *naskōną(to make soft; tenderize; crush; grind). Cognate with English nesh(to soften; act timidly). More at nesh.

Verb[edit]

naschen (third-person singular simple present nascht, past tense naschte, past participle genascht, auxiliary haben)

  1. to nibble, to eat sweets on the sly

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