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See also: Gefallen

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈfaln̩/, /ɡəˈfalən/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

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Particularly: “ge- +‎ fallen?”

From Middle High German gevallen, from Old High German gifallan, related to fallen.

VerbEdit

gefallen (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present gefällt, past tense gefiel, past participle gefallen, past subjunctive gefiele, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive, with dative) to please; to appeal to
    Diese Hose gefällt mir.
    I like these trousers.
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

gefallen

  1. past participle of fallen
  2. past participle of gefallen

AdjectiveEdit

gefallen (not comparable)

  1. fallen, dropped
DeclensionEdit