See also: neffe

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German nefo, nevo, from Proto-West Germanic *nefō, from Proto-Germanic *nefô, from Proto-Indo-European *népōts. Compare Dutch neef and Persian نوه(nave, grandchild).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛfə/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Neffe m (genitive Neffen, plural Neffen)

  1. nephew

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • German Low German: Neffe

Further readingEdit

  • Neffe” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Neffe” in Duden online
  • Neffe” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon