Tasse

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See also: tasse, tassé, and tâsse

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Borrowed from French tasse, from Arabic طَاس (ṭās) (a shortening of طَسْت (ṭast)), from Middle Persian tšt' (tašt), ultimately from the past participle of the Proto-Iranian verb *taš- (to make, construct; to cut). Cognate with dialectal English tass (cup), Dutch tas (cup).

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Tasse f (genitive Tasse, plural Tassen, diminutive Tässchen n)

  1. A cup with a handle.

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