Faden

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German fadum

Noun[edit]

Faden m ‎(genitive Fadens, plural Fäden or Faden, diminutive Fädchen n)

  1. yarn, thread
  2. fathom

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Usage notes[edit]

  • The plural Fäden and diminutive Fädchen are for the sense of "yarn, thread."
  • The plural Faden is for the sense of "fathom."

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