schwären

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German swern, from Old High German sweran, from Proto-Germanic *sweraną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃvɛːʀən/, /ʃvɛːɐ̯n/ (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): /ʃveːʀən/, /ʃveːɐ̯n/ (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
  • Hyphenation: schwä‧ren
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Verb[edit]

schwären (third-person singular simple present schwärt, past tense schwärte, past participle geschwärt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive, elevated) to fester, to suppurate, to ulcerate and to hurt

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