Fuß

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See also: fuss, Fuss, and fúss

Central Franconian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Foß (Ripuarian, northern Moselle Franconian)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German fuoz, from Proto-Germanic *fōts, from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds.

Noun[edit]

Fuß m

  1. (southern Moselle Franconian) foot (lower part of the leg)

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German fuoz, from Proto-Germanic *fōts (foot) (compare West Frisian foet, Dutch voet, Low German Foot, English foot, Danish fod), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fuːs/
  • Rhymes: -uːs
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Fuß m (genitive Fußes, plural Füße, diminutive Füßchen n)

  1. foot
  2. footing
  3. pedestal

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Hyponyms of Fuß (foot, body part)

Hyponyms[edit]

Hyponyms of Fuß (metrical foot)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Fuß in Duden online