einführen

See also: einfuhren and Einfuhren

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

ein- +‎ führen. Cognate with Scottish English infare.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʔaɪ̯nfyːɐ̯n], [ˈʔaɪ̯nfyːʁən]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ein‧füh‧ren

VerbEdit

einführen (weak, third-person singular present führt ein, past tense führte ein, past participle eingeführt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to introduce, to begin (a new law, custom, style, etc.)
    Marco Polo soll die Pasta in der westlichen Welt eingeführt haben.
    Marco Polo is said to have introduced pasta to the Western world.
  2. (transitive) to insert (especially a foreign object)
  3. (economics) to import
  4. to initiate

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