See also: eichen

GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪ̯.ç(ə)n/, [ˈʔaɪ̯.çn̩], [ˈʔaɪ̯.çən]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Eichen

  1. plural of Eiche

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɪ̯.çən/, [ˈʔaɪ̯.çən], [ˈʔaɪ̯.çɪn], [ˈʔaɪ̯.çn̩]
  • Many speakers disallow a syllabic nasal in the diminutive suffix -chen; for them the two etymologies are not homophonic.

NounEdit

Eichen n (genitive Eichens, plural Eichen or Eierchen)

  1. Diminutive of Ei: little egg

DeclensionEdit

Regular declension
Irregular declension