See also: Sieben

GermanEdit

German cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : sieben
    Ordinal : siebte

Etymology 1Edit

From Old High German sibun, from Proto-Germanic *sebun, from earlier *sebunt, from Proto-Indo-European *septḿ̥. Compare Dutch zeven, English seven.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈziːbən/, /ˈziːbn̩/, /ˈziːbm̩/
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

sieben

  1. seven (numerical value represented by the Arabic numeral 7; or describing a set with seven elements)

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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle High German siben or sieben, likely from Old High German sib (a sieve).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈziːbən/, /ˈziːbn̩/, /ˈziːbm̩/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

sieben (weak, third-person singular present siebt, past tense siebte, past participle gesiebt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (transitive) to sift; to sieve
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