Hatz

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See also: hatz and Hätz

Central Franconian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German herza, from Proto-Germanic *hertô, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr.

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Noun[edit]

Hatz n (plural Hatze or Hatzer, diminutive Hätzje)

  1. (westernmost Ripuarian) heart
    • 1947, “Jardemarsj”‎[1], performed by Nico Ploum, Kerkrade Ripuarian cited here in German-based orthography:
      Schick en stramm jeht hä dran, usse feine Jardemann.
      Hä versteht, wat hä deet, wennt hä op Manöver jeht.
      Jedder Schatz, blond ov schwatz, däut hä an si Jardehatz.
      O du treue Jardemann!
      Chic and strapping he approaches things, our good guardsman.
      He knows what he does when he goes on maneuver.
      Every sweetheart, blond or black, he presses to his guardsman’s heart.
      Oh you loyal guardsman!

German[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hat͡s/
  • Rhymes: -ats
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Hatz f (genitive Hatz, plural Hatzen)

  1. hunt, chase (hunting)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Hatz” in Duden online

Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Herz, Dutch hart, English heart, Swedish hjärta.

Noun[edit]

Hatz n (plural Hatze)

  1. heart