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YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German gēn, from Proto-Germanic *gāną. Compare German gehen.

VerbEdit

גיין (geyn) (past participle געגאַנגען (gegangen))

  1. to go
  2. to walk

Usage notesEdit

The sense "to go" can only be used if the subject goes by means of walking; "to go (by means of a conveyance)" is translated with פֿאָרן (forn).

ConjugationEdit