The German word for Lie is Lügen. This word often comes up when talking about activities & movements, location & place. It is the 2157th most commonly used word in German, classified as a B1 word. It can be used as verb. You can find example sentences below to provide context, and you can also listen to how the word is pronounced. Discover all of the 3000 most common German words with over 60000 example sentences, pronunciations, and various practice types by downloading our app.