gelb

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gel, the final b from the w in the inflected forms (gelwer, gelwes), from Old High German gelo. The older spellings gel and gehl survive in set phrases like Safran macht den Kuchen gel. Cognate to English yellow, Dutch geel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gelb (comparative gelber, superlative am gelbsten)

  1. yellow, amber
  2. (politics, Germany) pertaining to the FDP (a liberal and market-economy promoting political party in Germany)

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External links[edit]

  • gelb in Duden online