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See also: Schreien and schréien

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schrien, from Old High German scrian, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *skrīhaną. Compare English scream.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃʁaɪ̯ən/
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VerbEdit

schreien (class 1 strong, third-person singular simple present schreit, past tense schrie, past participle geschrien or geschrieen, past subjunctive schrie or schriee, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) to shout; to yell; to cry; to scream; to howl
    Warum schreist du?
    Why are you shouting?

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ scream” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.