Sommer

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sumer, from Old High German sumar, from Proto-Germanic *sumaraz. The expected modern form is Summer, as indeed found in most southern dialects. The vocalism -o- is of Central and Low German origin (compare Middle Low German som[m]er). Cognate with Dutch zomer, West Frisian simmer, English summer, Danish sommer.

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Noun[edit]

Sommer m ‎(genitive Sommers, plural Sommer)

  1. summer

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See also[edit]

Seasons in German · Jahreszeiten (layout · text)
Frühling(spring) Sommer(summer) Herbst(autumn) Winter(winter)

Proper noun[edit]

Sommer ? ‎(genitive Sommer)

  1. A surname originating as a nickname.

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