Muttersprache

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Etymology[edit]

From Mutter (mother) +‎ Sprache (language).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈmʊtɐˌʃpʁaːxə/, [ˈmʊtʰɐˌʃpʁaːxə]

Noun[edit]

Muttersprache f (genitive Muttersprache, plural Muttersprachen)

  1. mother tongue, native language
  2. a language of which others derived (e.g. Latin is the Muttersprache of the Romance languages)

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