Tasse

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See also: tasse, tassé, and tâsse

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Etymology[edit]

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), Hunsrik Tass.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtasə/, [ˈtʰasə]
  • Rhymes: -asə
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Noun[edit]

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

  1. cup with a handle

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Further reading[edit]

  • Tasse” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Tasse in Duden online