föhn

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

föhn (plural föhns)

  1. Alternative spelling of foehn.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Föhn, from Vulgar Latin *faōnius, from Latin Favōnius (Favonius), a Roman wind god.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

föhn m (plural föhns, diminutive föhntje n)

  1. hair dryer
    • 2006, Kees Kager, Het Zwanenwater, Gopher Publishers, page 200:
      Hij keek in de spiegel naar Babet die de föhn ter hand had genomen.
      He looked in the mirror to Babet who had taken the hair dryer in her hand.
  2. foehn

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Föhn, from Vulgar Latin *faōnius, from Latin Favōnius (Favonius), a Roman wind god.

Noun[edit]

föhn

  1. foehn (wind)

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

föhn

  1. Imperative singular of föhnen.
  2. (informal)First-person singular present of föhnen.

Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Föhn, from Vulgar Latin *faōnius, from Latin Favōnius (Favonius), a Roman wind god.

Noun[edit]

föhn m (invariable)

  1. foehn
  2. hair dryer