weiß

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • weiss (Switzerland, Liechtenstein)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wīz, from Proto-Germanic *hwītaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine). Compare Dutch wit, English white, Danish hvid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

weiß (comparative weißer, superlative am weißesten)

  1. white

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Verb[edit]

weiß

  1. First-person singular present of wissen.
    Ich weiß das bereits. - I already know that.
    Ich weiß nicht.- I do not know.
  2. Third-person singular present of wissen.