wanken

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈvaŋkən]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: wan‧ken

Verb[edit]

wanken ‎(third-person singular simple present wankt, past tense wankte, past participle gewankt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to falter, stagger

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Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German wanken, from Old Saxon wankōn, from Proto-Germanic *wankōną. See also wenken and winken from the same root. Cognate with German wanken. May be related to swanken as well.

Verb[edit]

wanken ‎(past wank, past participle wankt, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. to vary
  2. to fluctuate

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