Arnhem

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Arnhem

  1. A city, municipality, and capital of Gelderland, Netherlands.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First attested as arneym in 893. Compound derived from Old Dutch Aro (a personal name) or Arn (a personal name) (both deriving in turn from Proto-Germanic *arnu- (eagle)) and heem (home, settlement).

The surname is derived from the toponym.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑr.nɛm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Arn‧hem

Proper noun[edit]

Arnhem n

  1. Arnhem (a city, municipality, and capital of Gelderland, Netherlands).
    Meronyms: De Praets, Elden, Schaarsbergen, Terlet, 't Vlot
  2. a habitational surname

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References[edit]

  • van Berkel, Gerard; Samplonius, Kees (2018), “arnhem”, in Nederlandse plaatsnamen verklaard (in Dutch), Mijnbestseller.nl, →ISBN