wähnen

Meanings

1.
to (wrongly) believe
(Very rare, and ALWAYS used with a person as a direct object, often oneself.The most common phrasing is "sich in Sicherheit wähnen" which is about thinking you're save when you're actually not really. )

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Word of the Day - "der Wahnsinn"

A quick look at the meaning of "der Wahnsinn" and how to use it and its relatives in conversation. Special mention: erwähnen :)

Vocab:

der Wahnsinn, der Wahn, wahnsinnig, der Verfolgungswahn, wähnen, erwähnen


Word Family

Root: *wen-

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