Nähe

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See also: nahe and nähe

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German nāhī; analysable as nah +‎ -e (ness); cognate with Hunsrik Neh.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛːə/ (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): /ˈneːə/ (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
  • Hyphenation: Nä‧he
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Nähe f (genitive Nähe, no plural)

  1. nearness, closeness
  2. vicinity, neighbourhood

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Further reading[edit]

  • Nähe in Duden online
  • Nähe” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache