See also: frue

Alemannic GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vrüeje, from Old High German fruoji, from Proto-Germanic *frōwijaz, an alternative form of *frōwaz. Cognate with German fruh, Dutch vroeg.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

früe (comparative früener, superlative früescht)

  1. early
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssy & Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher, (transcript):
      Chömmer halt e chli früner. Schadet a nüt.
      Then we'll arrive a little earlier. It won't do any harm.