Last modified on 15 August 2014, at 21:54

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