Netz

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German netze, from Old High German nezzi, from Proto-Germanic *natją, from Proto-Indo-European *ned- (to turn, twist, knot). Akin to Dutch net, Low German Nett, English net, Danish net, Swedish nät.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Netz n (genitive Netzes, plural Netze)

  1. net; web; mesh (construction of interwoven fibres, e.g. that of a fisher, a spider, etc.)
  2. (general, also telecommunications) network; grid (a system, often interconnected, that covers a certain area)
  3. (informal, telecommunications) signal (connection to a network)
  4. (informal, with definite article) the internet

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Further reading[edit]

  • Netz in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German nezzi, from Proto-Germanic *natją. Cognate with German Netz, Dutch net, English net, Icelandic net.

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Noun[edit]

Netz n (plural Netzer)

  1. net