aften

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse aptann, from Proto-Germanic *ēbanþs. Compare Swedish afton, Norwegian aftan, aften, Icelandic aftann, English even (evening), Low German Avend, Dutch avond, German Abend.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aftən/, [ˈɑfd̥ən]

Noun[edit]

aften c (singular definite aftenen or aftnen, plural indefinite aftener or aftner)

  1. evening
  2. night (evening)

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aften

  1. Plural form of aft

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Adverb[edit]

aften (comparative aftener, superlative aftenest)

  1. Often.