sunnanmorgen

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sunnan (“the sun's”) + morgen (morning), analogous to sunnandæġ (“Sunday”, literally “the sun's day”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsun.nɑnˌmor.ɡen/, [ˈsun.nɑnˌmorˠ.ɣen]

NounEdit

sunnanmorgen f

  1. Sunday morning
    • late 10th century, Ælfric's Lives of Saints
      On sunnanmorgen hē ġewāt þā þā hē wæs on ielde ān and hundeahtatiġ wintre.
      On Sunday morning he passed away at eighty-one winters old.

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: sunnes morn

See alsoEdit