übrigbleiben etymology

German word übrigbleiben comes from German bleiben, German übrig

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Detailed word origin of übrigbleiben

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bleiben German (deu) (intransitive) to be; to be stuck; implying tardiness. (intransitive) to remain (to continue to be). (intransitive) to stay; to remain in a place. (intransitive, + bei) to stick with; to stay with. (intransitive, + dative) to be left for someone. (intransitive, + infinitive) to keep (on); to continue (see usage notes below).
übrig German (deu) (attributive) rest of, remaining. (predicative) left, left over; spare.
übrigbleiben German (deu) To remain.