Bad

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See also: bad, bád, bað, båd, and բադ

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /baːt/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /bat/ (widespread, especially northern and central Germany)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːt, -at
  • Homophone: Bart (some speakers)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bad, akin to Old Saxon bath, belongs to the German word family of bähen.

Noun[edit]

Bad n (genitive Bades or Bads, plural Bäder)

  1. bath
    • ein Bad nehmen
      to take a bath
  2. bathroom
    • Wo ist das Bad?
      Where is the bathroom?
  3. pool, baths
  4. spa, (seaside) resort
    • Bad Cannstatt, Bad Homburg, Bad Segeberg, ...
      (place names)

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bad.

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Noun[edit]

Bad n (plural Bieder)

  1. bath
  2. spa, baths

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