Galgen

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German galgo, from Proto-Germanic *galgô, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰalgʰ-, *ǵʰalg- (long switch, rod, shaft, pole, perch). Compare Dutch galg, English gallows, Danish galge.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡalɡən/, [ˈɡalɡən], [ˈɡalɡŋ̩]

Noun[edit]

Galgen m (genitive Galgens, plural Galgen)

  1. gallows

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