alfahan

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From alfa (alpha) +‎ han (male), a calque of the English alpha male.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alfahan/, [ˈalfaˌhan]

Noun[edit]

alfahan c (singular definite alfahannen, plural indefinite alfahanner)

  1. alpha male (dominant male in a group of animals) [from 1996]

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