Engle

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From angel, angul (fishhook), from Proto-Germanic *angulō, *angô (hook, angle), referring to the Engles' habitat on the Jutland coast, shaped like a fishhook.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈenɡle/, [ˈeŋɡle]

Noun[edit]

Engle m pl

  1. Angles, the Angle tribe
  2. English, Englishmen (as they were during the currency of Old English)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN