Heide

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German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German heide, from Old High German heida, from Proto-Germanic *haiþī. More at heath.

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Noun[edit]

Heide f (genitive Heide, plural Heiden)

  1. heath, heathland
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Proper noun[edit]

Heide f (genitive Heide)

  1. A topographic surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German heidano

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Noun[edit]

Heide m (genitive Heiden, plural Heiden, feminine Heidin)

  1. heathen, pagan
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the given name Adelheid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Heide f (genitive Heide)

  1. A female given name, pet form of Adelheid.
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Etymology 4[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Heide n (genitive Heides)

  1. A municipality in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

German Low German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɦɛɪðə/, /ɦɛɪɾə/, /ɦaɪðə/, /ɦaɪɾə/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German heide f, from Old Saxon hētha, from Proto-Germanic *haiþī. More at heath.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Heide f (plural Heiden)

  1. heath

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Low German heide m, from Old Saxon hēthan, hēthino (heathen), from Proto-Germanic *haiþinaz. More at heathen.

Noun[edit]

Heide m (plural Heiden)

  1. heathen