Dattel

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German[edit]

Datteln

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German datel, from older Italian dattilo, from Latin dactylus, from Ancient Greek δάκτυλος (dáktulos, literally finger), a folk-etymological alteration of a Semitic word; compare Hebrew דֶּקֶל(deqel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdatl̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Dat‧tel

Noun[edit]

Dattel f (genitive Dattel, plural Datteln)

  1. date (fruit; tree)

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Dattel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdatel/, [ˈdɑtəl]

Noun[edit]

Dattel f (plural Dattelen)

  1. date (fruit)