Beet

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Beet and Bett originate from the same word. Bett is the continuation of the genitive form bettes, whereas Beet is the continuation of nominative and accusative beti.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Beet n (genitive Beets or Beetes, plural Beete)

  1. bed (for plants)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1