Essen

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English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Essen

  1. A large industrial city in Germany.
  2. A surname​.

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German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German ezzan, akin to Old Saxon etan, compare Dutch eten

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Essen n ‎(genitive Essens, plural Essen)

  1. meal
  2. eating
  3. food
  4. groceries
    Man sollte mit den Kindern Essen einkaufen gehen
    One should buy groceries together with the kids.
    • 2010 July 28, “Mit Kindern gemeinsam Essen einkaufen gehen”[1]: 
      Mit Kindern gemeinsam Essen einkaufen gehen
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Old High German essa.

Noun[edit]

Essen

  1. plural form of Esse

Proper noun[edit]

Essen n ‎(genitive Essens)

  1. A large industrial city in Germany.