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See also: fach and -fach

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vach, from Old High German fah, from Proto-Germanic *faką.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fax/, [fäχ]
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Fach
  • Rhymes: -ax

NounEdit

Fach n (genitive Fachs or Faches, plural Fächer)

  1. compartment
  2. drawer
  3. subject

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Further readingEdit

  • Fach in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Fach, from Middle High German vach, from Old High German fah, from Proto-Germanic *faką. The contemporary form is clearly of German origin; there may have been an inherited *Faach, but the older dictionaries do not give it. Compare Gefaach.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Fach n (plural Fächer)

  1. compartment
  2. pigeonhole, shelf
  3. subject, field, discipline

Derived termsEdit