Ferien

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

15th century, from Latin fēriae, with replacement of the Latin plural suffix -ae with German +‎ -en.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfeːri̯ən/, [ˈfeː.ʁi.ən], [ˈfeːɐ̯.jən], [ˈfɛɐ̯-]
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Noun[edit]

Ferien pl

  1. holidays during which an institution (especially a school, university) or a business is closed; break (usually three days or more)
  2. vacation, holiday
    Synonym: Urlaub

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