-schaft

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German -skaft, -skaf, from Proto-Germanic *-skapiz. Cognate with Dutch -schap, Swedish -skap, English -ship, Danish -skab, West Frisian -skip.

See English -ship and Old English -sciepe.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃaft/, [ʃaftʰ]

Suffix[edit]

-schaft

  1. -ship, -hood

Derived terms[edit]