Kamp

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German kamp, from Old Saxon kamp, from Latin campus. Thus originally the same word as Kampf ‎(fight).

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Noun[edit]

Kamp m ‎(genitive Kamps, plural Kämpe)

  1. (archaic or dialectal, regional, chiefly Northern Germany) piece of land; field; grassland

Usage notes[edit]

  • The word remains very common in placenames in northern Germany. Compare also kampieren.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kamb, from Proto-Germanic *kambaz. Cognate with German Kamm, Dutch kam, English comb, Icelandic kambur.

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Noun[edit]

Kamp m ‎(plural Kämm)

  1. comb

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