Part

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German part f (share, part, party), from Old French part, from Latin pars.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /part/, [paʁt], [paɐ̯t], [paːt]

Noun[edit]

Part m (genitive Parts or Partes, plural Parte or Parts)

  1. part; role (that which an actor, singer, or other artist contributes to a performance)
  2. (obsolete) part; share; piece (fraction of a whole)
  3. (obsolete, law) party in a lawsuit

Usage notes[edit]

  • The sense “part of a whole” still exists in the word Gegenpart, an elevated synonym of Gegenstück (counterpart).

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