Büro

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See also: buro, buró, büro, and büró

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Etymology[edit]

From French bureau (desk, office), from Old French burel, diminutive of *bure (compare Middle French bure (coarse woolen cloth), French bourre (hair, fluff)), from Late Latin burra (wool, fluff, shaggy cloth, coarse fabric); akin to Ancient Greek βερβέριον (berbérion, shabby garment).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [byˈʁoː], [byˈroː]
  • IPA(key): [ˈbyːʁɔ], [ˈbyːrɔ] (Switzerland, Southwestern Germany)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Büro n (genitive Büros, plural Büros)

  1. office room
  2. a collective or individual working in such a room

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Further reading[edit]

  • Büro” in Duden online
  • Büro” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • “Büro”, in Atlas zur deutschen Alltagssprache[1], 2020