wahr

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German wār, wǣre, from Old High German wār, wāri, from Proto-Germanic *wēraz, *wērijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *weh₁ros (true).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vaːɐ̯/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: war

Adjective[edit]

wahr (comparative wahrer, superlative am wahrsten)

  1. true
    Nicht wahr?(Is it) not true?

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Further reading[edit]

  • wahr in Duden online

German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German wâr, from Old Saxon wār, wāri, from Proto-Germanic *wēraz, *wērijaz. Cognate with German wahr, Dutch waar.

Adjective[edit]

wahr (comparative wahrer or wahrder, superlative wahrst)

  1. true

Declension[edit]