Regen

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See also: regen, régen, and Ręgen

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German regen, from Old High German regan, from Proto-West Germanic *regn, from Proto-Germanic *regną. Cognate with Yiddish רעגן(regn), Dutch regen, English rain, Danish regn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈreːɡən/, [ˈʁeː.ɡŋ̍], [-ɡən]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Regen m (genitive Regens, no plural)

  1. rain

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Regen n (genitive Regens)

  1. A town in Bavaria, Germany
  2. A river in Bavaria

Derived terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Regen m or f (genitive Regens)

  1. A surname​.

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German Low German[edit]

Noun[edit]

Regen m (no plural)

  1. Alternative form of Ręgen (rain)