früh

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German vrüeje, vrüe, from Old High German fruoji, from Proto-Germanic *frōwijaz, alternative form of Proto-Germanic *frōwaz, from Proto-Indo-European *proh₁- (early). Compare *per (forward). The corresponding adverb was Middle High German vruo, Old High German fruo. Cognate with Dutch vroeg and Ancient Greek πρωΐ (prōḯ).

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früh (comparative früher, superlative am frühesten or am frühsten)

  1. early

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Further reading[edit]

  • früh in Duden online - adjective
  • früh in Duden online - adverb