schneien

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German sniwan, from Proto-Germanic *snīwaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃnaɪən]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: schnei‧en

VerbEdit

schneien (weak or mixed, third-person singular present schneit, past tense schneite, past participle geschneit or (colloquial, Upper German only) geschnien, auxiliary haben)

  1. to snow

Usage notesEdit

  • The verb is rarely used in any person other than third person singular with the subject es.
  • The normal past participle is weak geschneit. The strong form geschnien is colloquial and chiefly restricted to Upper German areas.

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German sniwan, from Proto-Germanic *snīwaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

schneien (third-person singular present schneit, past participle geschneit, auxiliary verb hunn)

  1. to snow