Wirt

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German[edit]

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 Wirt on German Wikipedia

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wirt, from Proto-Germanic *werduz. Cognate with Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌹𐍂𐌳𐌿𐍃 (wairdus), Dutch waard,[1] and Swedish värd.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Wirt m (genitive Wirts or Wirtes, plural Wirte, feminine Wirtin)

  1. host
  2. landlord
  3. innkeeper

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ “Wirt” in: Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

External links[edit]

  • Wirt in Duden online