efen

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Old English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ebnaz. Compare Old Frisian even, ivin, Old Saxon evan, eƀan, Old High German eban, Dutch even, effen, Old Norse jafn, Gothic 𐌹𐌱𐌽𐍃 (ibns).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

efen

  1. even, equal
Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

efen

  1. together
    "englas ælbeorhte on efen blawað byman" -Exeter Book; Christ III; ll.880-1
    All-bright angels shall blow the trumpet together.
  2. evenly, equally

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ēbandaz (evening).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēfen m, n

  1. Alternative form of ǣfen.

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

efen

  1. second-person singular simple present possessive form of efe