Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ēbanþs. Cognate with Old Frisian ēvend, Old English ǣfen (English even), Old Dutch avont (Dutch avond), Old High German āband (German Abend), Old Norse aptann (Danish aften, Swedish afton).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑːfɑnd/, [ˈɑːβɑnd]

NounEdit

āvand m

  1. evening

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Low German: âvent
    • German Low German: Avend
      Paderbornisch: Owend