See also: Auch
From Old High German ouh, from Proto-Germanic *auk. Cognate with Dutch ook (“also”), West Frisian ek (“also, too”), Luxembourgish och (“also”), Swedish och (“and”), Icelandic og (“and”), and obsolete/archaic English eke (“also”).
- IPA(key): /aʊ̯x/ (standard)
- IPA(key): /aʊ̯/ (chiefly southern Germany and Austria; also in the northern half in some positions, e.g. before nicht)
- also, too
- even (in the sense of "including the extreme case of"; cf. Early Modern English cognate eke)
- auch wenn — even if
- (rare, dated) and so