Pott

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Pott

  1. A surname​.

Derived terms[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Low German.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Pott m (genitive Potts or Pottes, plural Pötte)

  1. (regional) pot, cooking vessel
  2. (regional) big cup
  3. (colloquial) ship
  4. (colloquial) toilet

Usage notes[edit]

  • Pott does occur occasionally in standard usage, but Topf is the more normal word for a cooking vessel.
  • Pott is common and quite frequent in the dialects and colloquial varieties of northern and central Germany.

Synonyms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Pott in Duden online