trügen

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See also: trugen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German triegen, from Old High German triugan, triogan, from Proto-Germanic *dreuganą. The expected form is earlier modern German triegen, the vocalism -ü- being due to influence by lügen (to lie, to tell lies), itself originally liegen and thus a rhyming word.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʁyː.ɡən/, [ˈtʁyː.ɡən], [ˈtʁyː.ɡŋ̍]
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Verb[edit]

trügen (class 2 strong, third-person singular simple present trügt, past tense trog, past participle getrogen, past subjunctive tröge, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to deceive
  2. (intransitive) to be deceptive

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Verb[edit]

trügen

  1. first-person plural subjunctive past form of tragen
  2. third-person plural subjunctive past form of tragen

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