App

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See also: app, APP, and app.

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from German App.

Proper noun[edit]

App (plural Apps)

  1. A surname from German.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, App is the 35345th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 637 individuals. App is most common among White (92.94%) individuals.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

App pl (plural only)

  1. Abbreviation of appeals.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

App (plural Apps)

  1. (nonstandard, common in China) Alternative form of app

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English app.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: App
  • Rhymes: -ɛp

Noun[edit]

App f (genitive App, plural Apps)

  1. (Internet, mobile) app
    Synonym: Applikation f

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Some reference works list alternative grammatical gender forms (das App n, der App m); in practice the word is treated almost exclusively as feminine, most likely because Applikation is also feminine.

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