Mutter

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German muoter, from Proto-Germanic *mōdēr, from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr. Compare Dutch moeder, English mother, Danish moder, Swedish moder

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmʊtɐ/, [ˈmʊtʰɐ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Mutter f (genitive Mutter, plural Mütter, diminutive Mütterchen n or Mütterlein n)

  1. mother
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German muotar, akin to Old Saxon mōdar, compare Dutch moeder.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmʊtɐ/, [ˈmʊtʰɐ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Mutter f (genitive Mutter, plural Muttern)

  1. nut (for a bolt)
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