שטערן

YiddishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈʃtɛʁən]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German sterno, from Proto-Germanic *sternô, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

NounEdit

שטערן (shternm, plural שטערן (shtern)

  1. star

Etymology 2Edit

From Old High German stirna.

NounEdit

שטערן (shternm, plural שטערנס(shterns)

  1. forehead

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle High German stœren, from Old High German stōren. Cognate with German stören, Dutch storen. Also related with English stir.

VerbEdit

שטערן (shtern) (past participle געשטערט(geshtert))

  1. to hinder, to prevent, to obstruct
ConjugationEdit