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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German liuhten, from Proto-Germanic *liuhtijaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɔʏ̯ç.tn̩]
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VerbEdit

leuchten (third-person singular simple present leuchtet, past tense leuchtete, past participle geleuchtet, auxiliary haben)

  1. to shine
    • 1597, Philipp Nicolai, Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern
      Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern!
      How bright the morning star shines!

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