Leinwand

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German līnwāt (linen), reshaped under influence of Gewand (garment), leads to Middle High German līngewant.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaɪ̯nvant/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Leinwand f (genitive Leinwand, plural Leinwände)

  1. (textiles) fabric, linen, canvas
  2. (art) canvas
  3. (film) screen

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