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See also: sorge and sørge

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German sorge (sorrow; worry; care), from Old High German sorga, sworga (sorrow; worry), from Proto-Germanic *surgō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swergʰ- (watch over, worry; be ill, suffer). Cognate with Dutch zorg, English sorrow, Danish sorg.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈzɔʁɡə/, [ˈzɔʁɡə], [ˈzɔɐ̯ɡə]
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NounEdit

Sorge f (genitive Sorge, plural Sorgen)

  1. concern, worry, apprehension, trouble, uneasiness, anxiety
  2. care, aid

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