Nase

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: nase

Alemannic German[edit]

Forms[edit]

  • Naase (Basel, Aargau, Lucerne, Zug, Schwyz, Uri)
  • Nase (northeast and southwest Switzerland)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Zurich) IPA(key): /ˈnɑzə/

Noun[edit]

Nase f (plural Nase, diminutive Näsli)

  1. nose

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German nasa, from Proto-Germanic *nasō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-. Compare Low German Nees, Norwegian nese.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Nase f (genitive Nase, plural Nasen, diminutive Näschen n)

  1. nose
    • 2010, Der Spiegel, issue 33/2010, page 31:
      Baschir trägt einen dichten Bart, der einzig die Partie zwischen der Oberlippe und seiner großen Nase ausspart.
      Baschir wears a thick beard, which only leaves out the part between the upper lip and his big nose.
  2. snout
  3. nase (The fish)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Nase in Duden online