Fell

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

  • As an English surname, from the noun fell (crag, rocky highland).
  • As an English, Jewish, and German surname, from Fell (pelt, fur) or its Yiddish equivalent. Compare Pilcher.

Proper noun[edit]

Fell

  1. A surname.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German vel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Fell n (strong, genitive Felles or Fells, plural Felle, diminutive Fellchen n)

  1. fur, pelt (hairy skin of an animal)
  2. hide (the detached, tanned skin of an animal)

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Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Fell” in Duden online
  • Fell” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache