Gegend

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gegende, equivalent to gegen +‎ -de, which is an alteration of older gegenōte, from Old High German geginōti, probably after Old French contree, whence also English country. Compare Dutch jegenode.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡeːɡənt/
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Noun[edit]

Gegend f (genitive Gegend, plural Gegenden)

  1. region

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