Fasan

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See also: fasan and fāsàn

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German fasān, fasant, alteration based on Old French fasan(t) of older fashuon, from Old High German fasihuon, itself an alteration based on huon (chicken) of unattested *fasiān, from Latin phasianus, from Ancient Greek φασιανός (phasianós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faˈzaːn/
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  • Rhymes: -aːn

Noun[edit]

Fasan m (genitive Fasanes, plural Fasanen or Fasane)

  1. pheasant (Phasianus colchicus)

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Noun[edit]

Fasan m (plural Fasanen)

  1. pheasant