Hahn

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Etymology 1[edit]

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From Korean (, han). Cognate with English Han (from Mandarin).

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Hahn (plural Hahns)

  1. A Korean surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

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From German Hahn.

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Hahn (plural Hahns)

  1. A German surname​.

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hane, from Old High German hano. Compare Dutch haan, Danish hane.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɑːn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːn

Noun[edit]

Hahn m (genitive Hahns or Hahnes, plural Hähne or Hahnen, diminutive Hähnchen n or Hähnlein n)

  1. cock, rooster
  2. stopcock, tap, spigot, faucet

Usage notes[edit]

  • The normal plural is Hähne.
  • The plural Hahnen is obsolete or dialectal (the last remnant of what was once a weak noun).

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Proper noun[edit]

Hahn m or f (genitive Hahns)

  1. A common surname originating as a nickname.

Further reading[edit]

  • Hahn in Duden online