Schach

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian شاه (šāh), from Middle Persian 𐭬𐭫𐭪𐭠 (šāh), from Old Persian 𐏋 (xšāyaθiya, king).

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Schach n (genitive Schachs, plural Schachs)

  1. chess
  2. check; a chess situation in which the king is directly threatened by enemy pieces

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Schach, from Persian شاه (šāh), from Middle Persian 𐭬𐭫𐭪𐭠 (šāh), from Old Persian 𐏋 (xšāyaθiya, king).

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Noun[edit]

Schach n (uncountable)

  1. chess

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Chess pieces in Luxembourgish · Schachfiguren (Schach + Figuren) (layout · text)
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