suchen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German suochen, from Old High German suohhen, from Proto-West Germanic *sōkijan, from Proto-Germanic *sōkijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *seh₂g- (seek out). Akin to Low German söken, sooken, Dutch zoeken, English seek, Danish søge, Gothic 𐍃𐍉𐌺𐌾𐌰𐌽 (sōkjan).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzuːxən/, [ˈzuːxən], [ˈzuːxn̩]
  • (file)
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

suchen (weak, third-person singular present sucht, past tense suchte, past participle gesucht, auxiliary haben)

  1. to seek
  2. (transitive) to search, to look for
    Ich suche meinen Schlüssel. / Ich suche nach meinem Schlüssel.
    I’m looking for my key.

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