See also: galgen

GermanEdit

 Galgen on German Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German galgo, from Proto-Germanic *galgô, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰalgʰ-, *ǵʰalg- (long switch, rod, shaft, pole, perch). Compare Dutch galg, English gallows, Danish galge.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡalɡən/, [ˈɡalɡən], [ˈɡalɡŋ̩]
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NounEdit

Galgen m (genitive Galgens, plural Galgen)

  1. gallows

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DescendantsEdit

  • Serbo-Croatian:
    Cyrillic: галге
    Latin: galge

Further readingEdit