retten

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

retten c

  1. singular definite of ret

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German retten, from Old High German hretten or retten, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *hradjaną (to save, rescue). Cognate with Dutch redden, English redd and rid. More at redd, rid.

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Verb[edit]

retten (third-person singular simple present rettet, past tense rettete, past participle gerettet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to save
  2. to rescue

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a sound-imitative root +‎ -en (instantaneous suffix) [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrɛtːɛn]
  • Hyphenation: ret‧ten

Verb[edit]

retten

  1. (intransitive) to recoil (in horror)

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German retten, from Old High German retten, from Proto-Germanic *hradjaną. Cognate with German retten, Dutch redden, English redd, Danish redde.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

retten (third-person singular present rett, past participle gerett, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. (transitive) to rescue, to save

Conjugation[edit]

Regular
infinitive retten
participle gerett
auxiliary hunn
present
indicative
imperative
1st singular retten
2nd singular retts rett
3rd singular rett
1st plural retten
2nd plural rett rett
3rd plural retten
(n) or (nn) indicates the Eifeler Regel.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

retten m

  1. definite singular of rett

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

retten m

  1. definite singular of rett