See also: ahn, ah-ŋ, and ʻàhn

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German an, ane, from Old High German ano, from Proto-Germanic *anô (forefather), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂en- (ancestor). Cognate with Latin anus.

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NounEdit

Ahn m (genitive Ahnes or Ahns or Ahnen, plural Ahnen, female Ahnin)

  1. ancestor

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Further readingEdit

  • Ahn in Duden online