Vernunft

noun Ver·nunft \ ferˈnu̇nft , fər- , -u̇m(p)ft \

Definition of Vernunft

plural -s
:reason 2f distinguished from verstand

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Origin and Etymology of vernunft

German, from Old High German firnunft perception, understanding, from firneman to perceive, understand, from fir- for- + neman to take


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