fällen

See also: fallen, Fallen, Fällen, and fållen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vellen, Old High German fellen, from Proto-West Germanic *fallijan, from Proto-Germanic *fallijaną (to make fall). Cognate with English fell.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛlən/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: Fellen
  • Hyphenation: fäl‧len

VerbEdit

fällen (weak, third-person singular present fällt, past tense fällte, past participle gefällt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to cut down, to fell (a tree)
  2. (chemistry) to precipitate
  3. (a decision) to make
  4. (a judgement or sentence) to pass

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • fällen” in Duden online
  • fällen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

fällen

  1. definite singular of fäll