Rotte

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Rotte

  1. A river in and near Rotterdam, and part of the Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German rotte, from Old French rote, from Latin rupta, perfect participle of rumpo. Cognate with Middle English route, Dutch rot, English rout.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Rotte f (genitive Rotte, plural Rotten)

  1. rout

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1883) , “Rotte”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891

Saterland Frisian[edit]

n'Rotte.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian *ratte, from Proto-Germanic *rattō. Cognates include Dutch rat and Yiddish ראַץ‎(rats‎).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Rotte f (plural Rotten)

  1. rat

References[edit]

  • Rotte” in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch