häufen

See also: Haufen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German houfen, hūfen, from Old High German hūfōn, from hūfo (a heap), from Proto-Germanic *haupaz, whence English heap.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɔʏ̯fən/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

häufen (weak, third-person singular present häuft, past tense häufte, past participle gehäuft, auxiliary haben)

  1. to heap (up), to pile up
  2. to amass, accumulate, aggregate
  3. (reflexive) to pile up, to accrete
  4. (childish) to poop, defecate
    Mama, er hat auf den Boden gehäuft!
    Mom, he pooped on the floor!

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