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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ellende (abroad, exile), from Old Dutch elelendis (exile), from Proto-Germanic *aljaz (other) + *landą (land), compare German Elend (misery).

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: el‧len‧de

NounEdit

ellende f (plural ellenden or ellendes, diminutive ellendetje n)

  1. misery