Netz

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Netz.

Proper noun[edit]

Netz (plural Netzes)

  1. A surname from German.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Netz is the 38265th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 579 individuals. Netz is most common among White (93.96%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German netze, from Old High German nezzi, from Proto-West Germanic *nati.

Akin to Dutch net, Low German Nett, English net, Danish net, Swedish nät.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɛt͡s/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Netz n (strong, 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)
    Synonym: Netzwerk
  3. (informal, telecommunications) signal (connection to a network)
    Synonym: Verbindung
  4. (informal, with definite article) the internet
    Synonym: Internet

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Further reading[edit]

  • Netz” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Netz” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Netz” in Duden online
  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg Netz on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Netz n (plural Netz, diminutive Netzje)

  1. net

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German netze, from Old High German nezzi. Cognate with German Netz, Dutch net, English net, Icelandic net.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Netz n (plural Netzer)

  1. net