"um … willen" meaning in German

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Circumpos

Head templates: {{head|de|circumposition}} um … willen
  1. for the sake of, for … sake Tags: with-genitive Derived forms: um meinetwillen, um deinetwillen, um seinetwillen, um ihretwillen, um unsertwillen, um euretwillen, um Ihretwillen, um Himmels willen (alt: cp. um Himmels Willen), um Gottes willen
    Sense id: en-um_…_willen-de-circumpos-VQ-ic1zc Categories (other): German circumpositions

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          "word": "um ihretwillen"
        },
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        },
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          "word": "um euretwillen"
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          "word": "um Ihretwillen"
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          "english": "He did it for the sake of his country.",
          "text": "Er hat es um seines Landes willen getan.",
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        },
        {
          "text": "Um Gottes willen, hör auf damit!\nFor God's sake, stop thatǃ",
          "type": "example"
        },
        {
          "english": "We pursue the facts for their own sake.",
          "text": "Wir verfolgen die Tatsachen um ihrer selbst willen.",
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    {
      "word": "um ihretwillen"
    },
    {
      "word": "um unsertwillen"
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      "word": "um euretwillen"
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          "text": "Er hat es um seines Landes willen getan.",
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          "text": "Um Gottes willen, hör auf damit!\nFor God's sake, stop thatǃ",
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