lutz

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the surname of Australian skater Alois Lutz who invented the jump.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lutz (plural lutzes)

  1. (figure skating) A jump in which the skater takes off from the back outside edge of one skate, rotates counterclockwise and lands on the back outside edge of the other skate.
    • 2008 January 27, Pat Borzi, “In a Youth Movement, Nagasu Wins the Title”, New York Times:
      Meissner fell three times, on two triple lutzes and a triple flip, to drop from fourth, the worst performance by a defending champion in at least 50 years.

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the surname of Australian skater Alois Lutz who invented the jump.

Noun[edit]

lutz m (plural lutz)

  1. lutz (jump)

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lux, lucis.

Noun[edit]

lutz f (plural luses)

  1. light

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