Müssen Conjugation - Conjugate Müssen in German


Müssen is a German irregular verb meaning must. Müssen appears on the 100 Most Used German Verbs Poster as the 26th most used irregular verb.

Müssen Conjugation: Present Tense

ich muss
du musst
er/sie/es muss
wir müssen
ihr müsst
sie müssen

*Irregular forms in bold.

Müssen Present Perfect

The past participle of Müssen is gemusst. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haben with the past participle.

Müssen Simple Past

The simple past of Müssen is musste.

Regular vs. Irregular Verbs

A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In German, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in en, eln/ern, and ten.

German Regular Verb Conjugation Chart

German Conjugation Chart

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