Markt

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See also: markt and märkt

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German market, from Old High German marchāt, markāt, from Late Latin marcātus, from classical Latin mercātus. Compare Dutch markt, English market, French marché.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maʁkt/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /maːkt/ (common; chiefly northern and central Germany)
  • (file)
  • Homophone: Magd (nonstandard)

Noun[edit]

Markt m (genitive Markts or Marktes, plural Märkte)

  1. market
  2. (title that is prepended to a town name) market town

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