See also: ehe and èhʻè

GermanEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German ē, ēwe, from Old High German ēwa, from Proto-West Germanic *aiw, from Proto-Germanic *aiwǭ, *aiwaz (law, custom).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈeːə/, [ˈʔeːə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Ehe f (genitive Ehe, plural Ehen)

  1. marriage (state of being married; life as a married couple)

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Further readingEdit

  • Ehe” in Duden online
  • Ehe” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

PlautdietschEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-West Germanic *aiw (sense 2)

NounEdit

Ehe f (plural Ehen)

  1. marriage