Igel

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German igel, from Old High German igil, from Proto-Germanic *igilaz, diminutive of Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰis(hedgehog), *h₁eǵʰ-io- (compare Lithuanian ežỹs, Armenian ոզնի(ozni)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈiːɡəl/, [ˈʔiːɡl̩]

Noun[edit]

Igel m ‎(genitive Igels, plural Igel)

  1. hedgehog

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External links[edit]

  • Igel in Duden online

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German igil, from Proto-Germanic *igilaz. Cognate with German Igel, Dutch egel, West Frisian ychel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Igel m ‎(plural Igelen)

  1. hedgehog

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