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EtymologyEdit

From an alteration of earlier gewähnen, from Middle High German gewähenen, gewahenen, from Old High German giwahanen (compare byform giwahan), from Proto-Germanic *gawahnijaną, *gawahwaną (to say; mention), from Proto-Indo-European *wekʷ- (to speak; say).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ʔɛɐ̯ˈvɛːnən]
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  • Hyphenation: er‧wäh‧nen

VerbEdit

erwähnen (third-person singular simple present erwähnt, past tense erwähnte, past participle erwähnt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to mention (to speak of something)

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