Partikel

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin particula, diminutive of pars ‎(part).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paʁˈtiːkəl/, /paʁˈtɪkəl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Partikel f ‎(genitive Partikel, plural Partikeln)

  1. (linguistics) particle
  2. (Roman Catholicism) particle, a fragment of the eucharistic host
  3. (Roman Catholicism) a fragment of the True Cross venerated as a relic
  4. (physics) particle

Noun[edit]

Partikel n ‎(genitive Partikels, plural Partikel or Partikeln)

  1. (physics) particle
  2. (linguistics, nonstandard) particle

Usage notes[edit]

The linguistic sense is generally feminine, but occasionally it is encountered in the neuter, a usage which is not considered standard.

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