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Morgen

See also: morgen

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɔɐ̯ɡŋ̩], [ˈmɔɐ̯ɡən], [ˈmɔʁɡŋ̩], [ˈmɔʁɡən]
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German morgen, from Old High German morgan, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Low German Morgen, Dutch morgen, West Frisian moarn, English morn, morrow, Danish morgen, Swedish morgon.

NounEdit

Morgen m (genitive Morgens, plural Morgen or Morgende)

  1. morning
  2. morgen (measure of land)
Usage notesEdit
  • The normal plural is unchanged Morgen.
  • The plural Morgende is of dialectal origin. It is rather common colloquially but rarely ever used in literary German.
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Etymology 2Edit

From the adverb morgen.

NounEdit

Morgen n (genitive Morgen, no plural)

  1. the future

Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Morren (usually found as "Morr'n", might hence be just a misspelling of Morrn)
  • Morrn

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon morgan, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare German Morgen, Dutch morgen, West Frisian moarn, English morn, morrow, Danish morgen, Swedish morgon.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Morgen m (plural Morgende)

  1. morning