Grippe

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See also: grippe and grippé

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French grippe (influenza), from gripper (to seize, snatch), from Frankish *grīpan, from Proto-Germanic *grīpaną, whence German greifen. Eventually from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreyb- (to grab, to grasp).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡʁɪpə/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Grippe f (genitive Grippe, plural Grippen)

  1. flu; influenza; grippe.

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