wahrnehmen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German war nemen, from Old High German wara neman (literally to take attention).

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Verb[edit]

wahrnehmen (class 4 strong, third-person singular simple present nimmt wahr, past tense nahm wahr, past participle wahrgenommen, past subjunctive nähme wahr, auxiliary haben)

  1. to sense, to perceive, to apprehend, to notice
  2. (an opportunity, chance, etc.) to use
  3. (a right) to assume

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