Alkohol

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin alcohol, ultimately from Arabic الكُحْل(al-kuḥl, kohl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.koˈhoːl/ (standard, when being the forepart of a compound)
  • IPA(key): /ˈalˌkoːl/ (variant in fluent speech)
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Noun[edit]

Alkohol m (genitive Alkohols, plural Alkohole, diminutive Alkohölchen n)

  1. alcohol, ethanol (substance)
    Alkohol ist farblos.
    Alcohol is colourless.
  2. alcohol, liquor (beverage containing the former substance)
    Hier wird kein Alkohol ausgeschenkt.
    They don't serve alcohol here.
    Synonym: Alk (colloquial short form)

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Alkohol.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈalkoˌhoːl/, [ˈɑlkoˌhoːl]

Noun[edit]

Alkohol m (plural Alkoholen)

  1. (uncountable) alcohol
  2. alcohol (chemical functional group)