Duch

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See also: duch and dúch

Central Franconian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German (*)duoh, northern variant of tuoh, from Proto-Germanic *dōkaz. Cognate with German Tuch (cloth; towel), Dutch doek (cloth), Danish dug (cloth; tablecloth), English duck (canvas).

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Noun[edit]

Duch n (plural Diecher, diminutive Diechelche)

  1. (most dialects of Moselle Franconian) cloth

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German (*)duoh, northern variant of tuoh, from Proto-Germanic *dōkaz. Cognate with German Tuch (cloth; towel), Dutch doek (cloth), Danish dug (cloth; tablecloth), English duck (canvas).

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Noun[edit]

Duch n (plural Dicher)

  1. cloth
  2. towel

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch duutsch and Middle Low German dütsch, düdesch, in turn from Proto-Germanic *þiudiskaz. Doublet of thedisch.

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Adjective[edit]

Duch

  1. German, Dutch
  2. German, Low German, Dutch (languages)

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German (*)duoh, northern variant of tuoh, from Proto-Germanic *dōkaz. Cognate with German Tuch (cloth; towel), Dutch doek (cloth), Danish dug (cloth; tablecloth), English duck (canvas).

Noun[edit]

Duch n (plural Dicher)

  1. cloth, handkerchief

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From duch (ghost, spirit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dux/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Duch m pers, f

  1. A masculine surname​.
  2. A feminine surname​.

Declension[edit]

Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.