Ostermond

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German [Term?], coined in the 8th century by Karl der Große. By surface analysis, Ostern (Easter) +‎ Mond (moon). Compare English Eastermonth.

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Proper noun[edit]

Ostermond m (proper noun, strong, genitive Ostermondes or Ostermonds, plural Ostermonde)

  1. (archaic, poetic) April, the fourth month of the Gregorian calendar, which most often includes Easter
    Synonyms: (common) April, (cognate) Ostermonat, Launing, Wandelmonat

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