Bund

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: bund

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology 1[edit]

From bund.

Proper noun[edit]

The Bund

  1. A waterfront area in central Shanghai.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Yiddish בונד(bund, bond, union).

Proper noun[edit]

the Bund

  1. A secular Jewish socialist party in the Russian Empire, active between 1897 and 1920.
  2. Any related movements in other countries, such as the still-existing Australian Bund, etc..

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb binden (bind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bund m (genitive Bundes, plural Bünde)

  1. alliance
  2. (biblical) covenant
  3. a fret (of a guitar)
  4. waistband

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bund n (genitive Bundes, plural Bunde)

  1. a bunch

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bund m (genitive Bundes, no plural)

  1. confederation of German states
    Die Aufgaben des BundesThe tasks of the German confederation
  2. the German army, Bundeswehr
    Ich geh zum Bund.I will join the German army.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Polish: bunt