Most people — including most Swiss people — do not know about Gfenn. It is a small village and a smaller church in the area of Dübendorf north of Zürich. Gfenn is itself a strange word — it’s pronounced “Fen” and has the same meaning as that word in English, “Marshy area.” It’s an OLD German word that vanished from use over the centuries but was probably used during the middle ages.

Gfenn map

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