reuen

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *hrewwaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʁɔʏ̯ən/, [ˈʁɔʏ̯n]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: reu‧en

Verb[edit]

reuen (third-person singular simple present reut, past tense reute, past participle gereut, auxiliary haben)

  1. to regret, to be sorry (for), to rue
  2. to repent (of)
    Es reut ihn.He’s sorry about it.
    Es hat mich gereut.
    I was sorry for it.

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