Engle

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Engle m or f (proper noun, surname, masculine genitive Engles or (with an article) Engle, feminine genitive Engle, plural Engles or Engle)

  1. A surname​.

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈen.ɡle/, [ˈeŋ.ɡle]

Proper noun[edit]

Engle m pl

  1. the English
  2. England
  3. the Angles

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