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sg. and pl. "Busen" - dual number?

»... what looks like an inherent plural ending ...« You think -en is a plural ending? No, it's not: Leben, Norden, Osten, Süden, Westen, Rahmen, Wagen, Zeichen, Morgen, Schaden, Garten, ... Nor is -...
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Morphological Processes involving loss of umlaut

If a word with long e-sound origins from a word with ah, we write ä. nah → Nähe Gefahr → gefährlich Stahl → stählern Nahrung → nähren So it's not a one-off, there are certain spelling rules when we ...
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