Autobahn

See also: autobahn

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Auto +‎ Bahn

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʔaʊ̯toˌbaːn]
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NounEdit

Autobahn f (genitive Autobahn, plural Autobahnen)

  1. motorway (Britain, Ireland, New Zealand), freeway (Australia, Canada, US), highway (parts of the US), expressway (parts of Canada, parts of the US), controlled-access highway

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: autobaan
  • English: autobahn
  • Persian: اتوبان(Otubân, freeway)
  • Turkish: otoban
  • Japanese: アウトバーン (autobān)

Further readingEdit

  • Autobahn” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Autobahn” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Autobahn” in Duden online