See also: achten

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German æhten, âhten, from Old High German âhten, from Proto-Germanic *anhtijaną. Cognate with Middle English eghten ‎(to attack; persecute).

Related also to Proto-Germanic *anhtō ‎(enmity; persecution).

In origin unrelated with, but influenced by, achten.

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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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