Macht

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See also: macht

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German maht, from Proto-Germanic *mahtiz, from *maganą + *-þiz, or from Proto-Indo-European *mógʰtis, from *megʰ-. Cognate with Dutch macht, English might.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maχt/
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Noun[edit]

Macht f (genitive Macht, plural Mächte)

  1. might, power

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Macht, Dutch macht, English might.

Noun[edit]

Macht f

  1. might
  2. power

Plautdietsch[edit]

Noun[edit]

Macht f (plural Majchta)

  1. might, power, force