Rat

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German rāt, from Proto-Germanic *rēdaz (compare Dutch raad, English rede, Old English ræd)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʀaːt/
  • Rhymes: -aːt
  • Homophone: Rad (according to the standard pronunciation of that word)

Noun[edit]

Rat m (genitive Rats or Rates, plural Räte)

  1. advice
  2. council
  3. councilor, councillor

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Rat in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Rat f (plural Raten)

  1. rat