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ächten

See also: achten

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German âhten, æhten, from Old High German âhtan.

From a Germanic root oht "enmity, persecution", cognate with Old English ehtan.

In origin unrelated with, but influenced by, achten.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔɛçtn̩/, /ˈʔɛçtən/
  • Homophone: echten

VerbEdit

ächten (third-person singular simple present ächtet, past tense ächtete, past participle geächtet, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to outlaw, declare as not being protected by law

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