Zeh

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Zehe f (regional and less common for “toe”, also meaning “clove”)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zēhe, from Old High German zēha, from Proto-Germanic *taihwǭ (toe), from Proto-Indo-European *deyḱ- (to point out).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Zeh m (genitive Zehs or Zehes, plural Zehen, diminutive Zehchen n)

  1. toe

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Zeh” in Duden online
  • Zeh” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Friedrich Kluge (1883), “Zeh”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Zeh f (plural Zehe, diminutive Zehche)

  1. toe

Derived terms[edit]

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