Wiktionary:Requested entries (Low German)
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- keene (has an entry at it:keene)
- Kumst (“cabbage, sauerkraut”)
- cf. w:de:Kombes: "Kombes oder Gombes, manchmal auch Komst ist durch Milchsäuregärung konserviertes Weißkraut"
- I don't support the etymology there, IMHO Irish cabáiste, Russian капуста (kapústa), Latvian kāposti, Georgian კომბოსტო (kombosto), Maltese kaboċċa, Hungarian káposzta, Tatar кәбестә (käbestä) (just some examples taken from cabbage#Translations) are rather similar. E.g. the claim for a Proto-Slavic *kǫpus(ta) from Old Latin *composita (“mixed cabbage”) looks more promising: kǫpus for Kombes and Gombes, kǫpusta for Komst. --220.127.116.11 20:59, 7 May 2013 (UTC)