faþe

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *faþǭ, *faþō(father's sister), from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr(father). Akin to Old Frisian fethe(father's sister, aunt), Middle Low German vade(father's sister), Old English fæder(father).

Noun[edit]

faþe f

  1. father's sister, paternal aunt

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