gefallen

See also: Gefallen

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈfaln̩/, /ɡəˈfalən/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From plā-k PIE (to appease). Cognates include Latin placeo, it has mantained dative like Latin.

VerbEdit

gefallen (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present gefällt, past tense gefiel, past participle gefallen, past subjunctive gefiele, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive, with dative) to please; to appeal to
    Diese Hose gefällt mir.
    I like these trousers.
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

gefallen

  1. past participle of fallen
  2. past participle of gefallen

AdjectiveEdit

gefallen (not comparable)

  1. fallen, dropped
DeclensionEdit
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 00:39