Feld

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German velt, from Old High German feld, from Proto-Germanic *felþą, from Proto-Indo-European *pelh₂-. Cognates include Dutch veld and English field.[1] German Gefilde (fields) is a collective derivation of Feld.[2]

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Noun[edit]

Feld n (genitive Feldes or Felds, plural Felder)

  1. field
  2. (heraldry) field, background
  3. (informatics) array

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), “Feld”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, ISBN 3-11-006800-1
  2. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), “Gefilde”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

Further reading[edit]

  • Feld in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Feld n (plural Felder)

  1. field