wägen

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See also: wagen, Wagen, and Wägen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wegen, from Old High German wegan, from Proto-Germanic *weganą[1], from Proto-Indo-European *wéǵʰe-, *weǵʰ-. Compare Dutch wegen, English weigh, Danish veje, Swedish väga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /veːɡən/, /veːɡn̩/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: wä‧gen

Verb[edit]

wägen (class 3 strong, third-person singular simple present wägt, past tense wog, past participle gewogen, auxiliary haben)

  1. to weigh something

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), “wägen”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

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