From Middle Low German kajüte, which is probably borrowed from Middle Dutch kayhute, though the latter is attested somewhat later. Further origin unsettled; traditionally held to be of Old French origin. Compare modern Dutch kajuit.
Kajüte f (genitive Kajüte, plural Kajüten)
- More convenient cabins for passengers are usually not called Kajüte, but Kabine.
- Kajüte in Duden online