What are the differences between speichern, lagern, sichern?

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    There are very big differences. Provide some context please. VTC as too broad. – πάντα ῥεῖ Sep 3 '19 at 11:01

It is like saving something. For example you wrote something important in word and you want to work on it later.

Kannst du das Bild bitte speichern und mir senden?

Here it is like a physical object that you stow somewhere. Like a wine in a cellar.

Kann ich das bei dir im Keller lagern?

Sichern has many meanings. For example, a police officer who secures a territory (the word on german is now absichern). Or protect from a danger (sicher machen).

  • in Duden it says speichern can also mean lagern, is that correct? – Archelt Sep 3 '19 at 11:52
  • @Archelt as the duden said you can use the word speichern as synonym for the word lagern. – poisnInANutshell Sep 3 '19 at 12:02
  • thx so much brother – Archelt Sep 3 '19 at 12:03
  • @Archelt no problem :) – poisnInANutshell Sep 3 '19 at 12:04
  • No you can't you it synonymously. "Bei mir speichert Wein im Keller." is plain wrong. – infinitezero Sep 6 '19 at 0:43

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