Haus

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See also: haus and häus

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German hūs, from Proto-Germanic *hūsą. Cognate with Gothic -𐌷𐌿𐍃 (-hus), Old Frisian hūs, Old Saxon hūs, New Saxon (Low Saxon, Low German) Huus, (Dutch) huis, (Old Norse) hús, (Icelandic) hús, (Faroese) hús, (Danish) hus, (Norwegian) hus, (Swedish) hus, (Old English) hūs, (English) house.

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Noun[edit]

Haus n (genitive Hauses, plural Häuser, diminutive Häuschen n or Häuslein n)

  1. house
    In dem Haus haben wir mal gewohnt. — We used to live in that house.
    Mein Großvater starb in dem Haus, wo ich geboren wurde. — My grandfather died in the house where I was born.
  2. theatre

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  • Haus in Duden online

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Noun[edit]

Haus n (plural Haiser)

  1. house