Jargon

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: jargon

German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French jargon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʒaʁˈɡɔŋ], [ʒaʁˈɡɔ̃ː]
  • (colloquial) IPA(key): [jaɐ̯ˈɡɔŋ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Jargon m (genitive Jargons or Jargon, plural Jargons or Jargone)

  1. jargon
    • 1792, Ig. Plener, Versuch einer Einleitung zur Sprachen-Kunde, page 26:
      Uebrigens spricht man in den meisten Seehäfen Europäische und Asiatische Jargone, die durch die Handlung verschiedener Völker entstanden sind.

Declension[edit]

Also:

  • Genitive singular: Jargon
  • Dative singular: Jargone
  • Non-dative plural: Jargone

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]