Simple Past of the verb herbeilaufen

The conjugation of herbeilaufen in the past tense is ich lief herbei, du liefst herbei, er lief herbei, wir liefen herbei, ihr lieft herbei, sie liefen herbei. As an irregular, strong verb with ablaut -ie- the preterite stem lief- is used. The preterite endings -st, -en, -t, -en are appended to this stem. The 1st and 3rd person singular have no endings. The prefix herbei- of herbeilaufen is separated. The conjugation of these forms conforms to the grammatical rules for verbs in the past tense.

Simple Past of herbeilaufen

Conjugation of Active Simple Past Indicative of the verb herbeilaufen

Simple Past

ich lief herbei
du liefst herbei
er lief herbei
wir liefen herbei
ihr lieft herbei
sie liefen herbei

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Verb forms in Simple Past of herbeilaufen

The verb herbeilaufen fully conjugated in all persons and numbers in the Simple Past Indicative

Simple Past Indicative Past indefinite

  • ich lief herbei (1st Person Singular)
  • du liefst herbei (2nd Person Singular)
  • er lief herbei (3rd Person Singular)
  • wir liefen herbei (1st Person Plural)
  • ihr lieft herbei (2nd Person Plural)
  • sie liefen herbei (3rd Person Plural)