Feh

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vēch (spotted, mottled fur), from the adjective vēch, vēhe, (“multicoloured”, whence obsolete German fech, feh), from Old High German fēh, from Proto-West Germanic *faih, from Proto-Germanic *faihaz. Cognate with Scots faw.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /feː/
  • Rhymes: -eː
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Feh n (genitive Fehs, plural Fehe)

  1. (clothing) squirrel fur; vair
  2. (clothing, zoology) a squirrel from which such fur can be produced, especially the Siberian subspecies of the red squirrel
  3. (zoology, obsolete) ermine
  4. (heraldry) vair
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Feh in Duden online