Tunnel

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English tunnel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʊnəl/, [ˈtʊnəl], [ˈtʊnl̩] (standard)
  • IPA(key): /tuˈnɛl/ (dated; still sometimes southern)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Tunnel m, n (genitive Tunnels, plural Tunnel or Tunnels)

  1. tunnel

Usage notes[edit]

  • The predominant plural is unchanged Tunnel. The plural Tunnels is normal in Swiss standard German. Otherwise it is dated.
  • The predominant gender is masculine. The word may, alternatively, be treated as a neuter in southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

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