Siff

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Syphilis

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Siff m (genitive Siffs, no plural)

  1. (colloquial) filth, dirt
  2. (colloquial) nonsense, tosh

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Siff in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sib, from Old High German sib, from Proto-Germanic *sibi. Cognate with German Sieb, Dutch zeef, English sieve.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Siff m (plural Siffen or Siffer)

  1. sieve