Halle

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See also: halle, hallé, hälle, hallë, and Hälle

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (female given name) enPR: hălē, IPA(key): /ˈhæli/

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Halle

  1. A city in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.
  2. A female given name.

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German halle, from Old High German halla, from Proto-Germanic *hallō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ḱel- (to hide, cover, conceal). Compare Low German Hall, Dutch hal, English hall, Danish hall, Swedish hall.

Noun[edit]

Halle f (genitive Halle, plural Hallen)

  1. hall
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Etymology 2[edit]

Attested in early manuscripts as Halla.

Proper noun[edit]

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Halle n (genitive Halles)

  1. Halle, Halle (Salle), Halle an der Saale (a city in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
  2. A town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  3. A village in the County of Bentheim district, Lower Saxony, Germany
  4. A municipality of the district of Holzminden, Lower Saxony, Germany
  5. A small river in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  6. A city and municipality of the district of Halle-Vilvoorde, province of Flemish Brabant, Belgium
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Further reading[edit]

  • Halle” in Duden online