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German

Etymology

Old High German gan, from Germanic *gǣ-, *gai-. Cognate with English go.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈgeːən/

Verb

gehen (strong, third-person singular simple present geht, past tense ging, auxiliary sein, past participle gegangen)

  1. (intransitive) to go
  2. (intransitive) to walk
  3. (intransitive) to leave
  4. (intransitive) to be in progress; to last
  5. (impersonal[[Category:Template:lang:de impersonal verbs]], Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to be going; to be alright; indicates that the dative case object fares well or some other way indicated by an adverb
    Wie geht es dir? — “How is it going with you?”
    Es geht mir gut. — “I’m doing well.” (Literally, “It goes well for me.”)
    Es geht. — “It’s alright.”
  6. (impersonal[[Category:Template:lang:de impersonal verbs]], Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to approach; to be going (on some one)
    Es geht auf 8 Uhr. — “It’s going on 8 o’clock.”
  7. (transitive) to walk (some distance); to go (some distance) by foot

Conjugation

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