Bucht

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

17th century, from Low German, from Middle Low German bucht, from Old Saxon buht, from Proto-Germanic *buhtiz. Cognate with Dutch bocht, English bight.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bʊxt/, [bʊxt], [bʊχt]
  • Rhymes: -ʊχt
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Bucht f (genitive Bucht, plural Buchten)

  1. bay; gulf; bight
  2. niche, especially one that is wide rather than deep; a slight recess
    Synonym: Nische

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Noun[edit]

Bucht f

  1. cove, inlet
  2. harbour