Altena

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch Altena, Holtena (among other spellings), from an Old Dutch term which is only attested as Latinized Huoltena, the name of a river probably deriving from Proto-Germanic *hultą (wood) + *ahwō (water, river); thuis equivalent to hout + a.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Altena n

  1. Altena (a municipality of Noord-Brabant, Netherlands)
  2. A surname​.

Derived terms[edit]