sorgen

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sorgen c

  1. singular definite of sorg

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sorgēn, from Proto-Germanic *surgijaną, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swergʰ- (watch over, worry; be ill, suffer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzɔʁɡŋ̩/, /ˈzɔʁɡən/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

sorgen (third-person singular simple present sorgt, past tense sorgte, past participle gesorgt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to care
  2. (reflexive) to worry

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch sorgon, from Proto-Germanic *surgōną.

Verb[edit]

sorgen

  1. to worry, to be concerned
  2. to fear
  3. to care for, to take care of (a sick person)
  4. to make sure, to be involved/concerned

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Further reading[edit]

  • sorghen”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • sorgen”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

sorgen m, f

  1. definite masculine singular of sorg

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sorgen

  1. definite singular of sorg