streuen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ströuwen, Old High German strewen. Cognate with Old Saxon strewian, Old English streowian, Dutch strooien, English strew, Gothic 𐍃𐍄𐍂𐌰𐌿𐌾𐌰𐌽 (straujan).[1] From Proto-Germanic *strawjaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

streuen (third-person singular simple present streut, past tense streute, past participle gestreut, auxiliary haben)

  1. to strew, to scatter, to sprinkle
  2. to spread

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Streu in Kluge's Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, 1891

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