Engle

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *angli. The name is possibly derived from angol (fishhook), from Proto-Germanic *angulō, referring to the Angles' habitat on the Jutland coast, shaped like a fishhook.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈen.ɡle/, [ˈeŋ.ɡle]

Noun[edit]

Engle m pl

  1. Angles, the Angle tribe
  2. the English, (by extension) England

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