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legen
Pronunciation: / ˈleːgṇ /

Translation of legen in English:

transitives Verb

  • 3 (in eine bestimmte Form bringen) See examples:etwas in Falten legen
    fold something
    sich (Dat.) die Haare legen lassen
    have one's hair set
    Falte 3

transitives oder intransitives Verb

reflexives Verb

  • 3 (sich herabsenken) See examples:sich auf od. über etwas (Akk.) legen
    (mist, fog)
    descend or settle on something
    [come down and] blanket something

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