Knecht

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German knëht, from Old High German kneht, from Proto-Germanic *knehtaz. Compare Dutch knecht, English knight, Danish knægt, Swedish knekt.

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Noun[edit]

Knecht m (genitive Knechts or Knechtes, plural Knechte)

  1. servant
  2. labourer
  3. menial

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