morgen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Morgen (measure of land)

Noun[edit]

morgen (plural morgens)

  1. a unit of measurement of land in the Netherlands and the Dutch colonies, also used in Prussia, Denmark and Norway, equivalent to two acres.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse morginn, morgunn, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Norwegian morgen, Swedish morgon, Icelandic morgunn, English morn, morrow, Low German Morgen, West Frisian moarn, Dutch morgen, German Morgen.

Noun[edit]

morgen c

  1. morning (the part of the day after midnight and before midday)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch morgan, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Low German Morgen, German Morgen, West Frisian moarn, English morn, morrow, Danish morgen, Swedish morgon.

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morgen

  1. tomorrow

Noun[edit]

morgen m (plural morgens, diminutive morgentje n)

  1. morning

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɔʁgən/, /mɔɐ̯gŋ̩/
  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

morgen

  1. tomorrow

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse morginn, morgunn, from Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Compare Danish morgen, Swedish morgon, Icelandic morgunn, English morn, morrow, Dutch morgen, German Morgen.

Noun[edit]

morgen m (definite singular morgenen, indefinite plural morgener, definite plural morgenene)

  1. morning (the part of the day after midnight and before midday)

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *murganaz, from a pre-Germanic *mr̥kéno, *mr̥kóno, from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥Hko (to blink, twinkle). Cognate with Old Saxon morgan (Low German Morgen and Morrn or Morren), West Frisian moarn, Dutch morgen, Old High German morgan (German Morgen), Old East Norse morghon (Danish morgen, Swedish morgon), Old Norse morginn, morgunn; compare also (from a variant Germanic base) Old West Norse myrginn, Gothic 𐌼𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌲𐌹𐌽𐍃 (maurgins).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmorɡen/, [ˈmorɣen]

Noun[edit]

morgen m

  1. morning

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