Heute

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hiute, from Old High German hiutu, hiuto ‎(today), a contraction of hiu tagu ‎(literally (on) this day), from Proto-Germanic *hiu dagu ‎(on this day); similar to other constructions in Old High German (e.g. hiuro < *hiu jāru ‎((in) this year)), see Heuer; and cognate with Old Dutch hiudo (> Dutch heden ‎(today)), Old Saxon hiudu, hūdigu, hōdigo (> Middle Low German hüde, hüdene ‎(today)), Old Frisian hiōda, hiūdega (> West Frisian hjoed ‎(today)), Old English hēodæġ ‎(today). Compare also Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌼𐌼𐌰 𐌳𐌰𐌲𐌰 ‎(himma daga, (on) this day), Latin hodie ‎(today, literally on this day).

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Heute n

  1. today

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