Hafen

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaːfɱ̩/, /ˈhaːfən/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German havene f, m. The word was already borrowed into Middle High German as habene; the modern form with -f- is a later adaptation once again based on the Middle Low German form. Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *habnō f. Cognate to Dutch and English haven.

Noun[edit]

Hafen m ‎(genitive Hafens, plural Häfen)

  1. harbor/harbour; port; haven
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German haven m, from Old High German hafan m ‎(pot).

Noun[edit]

Hafen m ‎(genitive Hafens, plural Häfen)

  1. (regional, southern Germany) pot