morgen

See also: Morgen

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Morgen (measure of land)

NounEdit

morgen (plural morgens)

  1. a unit of measurement of land in the Netherlands and the Dutch colonies, also used in Prussia, Denmark and Norway, equivalent to two acres.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse morginn, morgunn, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Norwegian morgen, Swedish morgon, Icelandic morgunn, English morn, morrow, Low German Morgen, West Frisian moarn, Dutch morgen, German Morgen.

NounEdit

morgen c

  1. morning (the part of the day after midnight and before midday)

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch morgan, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Low German Morgen, German Morgen, West Frisian moarn, English morn, morrow, Danish morgen, Swedish morgon.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

morgen

  1. tomorrow

NounEdit

morgen m (plural morgens, diminutive morgentje n)

  1. morning

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɔʁgən/, /mɔɐ̯gŋ̩/
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AdverbEdit

morgen

  1. tomorrow

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse morginn, morgunn, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Danish morgen, Swedish morgon, Icelandic morgunn, English morn, morrow, Dutch morgen, German Morgen.

NounEdit

morgen m (definite singular morgenen, indefinite plural morgener, definite plural morgenene)

  1. morning (the part of the day after midnight and before midday)

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Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • mergen

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from a pre-Germanic *mr̥kéno, *mr̥kóno, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Cognate with Old Saxon morgan (Low German Morgen and Morrn or Morren), West Frisian moarn, Dutch morgen, Old High German morgan (German Morgen), Old East Norse morghon (Danish morgen, Swedish morgon), Old Norse morginn, morgunn; compare also (from a variant Germanic base) Old West Norse myrginn, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌲𐌹𐌽𐍃 (maurgins).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmorɡen/, [ˈmorɣen]

NounEdit

morgen m

  1. morning

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Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 12:08