German edit

Etymology edit

From Middle High German entrech, entreich, antrache, from Old High German antrahho, anetrehho, anutrehho (male duck, drake), from Proto-West Germanic *anadrekō (duck leader).

Cognate with dialectal German Drache (male duck, drake), Low German drake (male duck, drake), Middle English drake (male duck). By surface analysis, Ente +‎ -rich. More at drake.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛntəʁɪç/
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  • Hyphenation: En‧te‧rich

Noun edit

Enterich m (strong, genitive Enterichs, plural Enteriche)

  1. drake (male duck)
    Synonym: Erpel

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