Floh

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German flōh, from Proto-Germanic *flauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *plówkos, a variant of *plúsis (flea). Compare Low German Flo, Dutch vlo, English flea, Icelandic fló.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /floː/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oː
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Floh m (genitive Flohes, plural Flöhe, diminutive Flöhchen n)

  1. flea

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Further reading[edit]

  • Floh in Duden online