vergeben

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ver- +‎ geben, or Middle High German vergeben, from Old High German fargeban, from Proto-Germanic *fragebaną. Compare Dutch vergeven, English forgive, Icelandic fyrirgefa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fɛɐ̯ˈɡeːbən], [fɛɐ̯ˈɡeːbn̩], [fɛɐ̯ˈɡeːbm̩]
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Verb[edit]

vergeben (class 5 strong, third-person singular simple present vergibt, past tense vergab, past participle vergeben, past subjunctive vergäbe, auxiliary haben)

  1. to set (to devise and assign work)
  2. to forgive
  3. to assign

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