Botter

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German Low German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German botter, boter, from Old Saxon *butera, from Proto-Germanic *buterǭ, from Latin būtȳrum, from Ancient Greek βούτῡρον (boútūron, literally cow cheese). Cognate with German Butter, Dutch boter, English butter, West Frisian bûter.

Noun[edit]

Botter

  1. butter
    • 1991, Ulrich Tolksdorf, Ermländische Protokolle: Alltagserzählungen in Mundart, Gloms on Dwarg wurd ook jemoakt, page 212:
      on denn sull doa Botter ware
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German butira, from Proto-Germanic *buterǭ, from Latin būtȳrum, from Ancient Greek βούτῡρον (boútūron, literally cow cheese). Cognate with German Butter, Dutch boter, English butter, West Frisian bûter.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Botter m (uncountable)

  1. butter