Neffe

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See also: neffe

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German nefo, nevo, from Proto-West Germanic *nefō, from Proto-Germanic *nefô, from Proto-Indo-European *népōts. Compare Dutch neef and Persian نوه(nave, grandchild).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛfə/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Neffe m (genitive Neffen, plural Neffen)

  1. nephew

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • German Low German: Neffe

Further reading[edit]

  • Neffe” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Neffe” in Duden online
  • Neffe” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon