Tiergarten

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See also: Tiergärten

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Tiergarten (zoo).

Proper noun[edit]

Tiergarten

  1. A large public park in Berlin.

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Tier (animal) +‎ Garten (garden). Cognate with Dutch diergaarde (zoo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtiːɐ̯ˌɡaʁtn̩/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Tier‧gar‧ten

Noun[edit]

Tiergarten m (strong, genitive Tiergartens, plural Tiergärten)

  1. (historical) deer park (enclosed park where deer were kept for hunting by the nobility)
  2. zoo
    Synonyms: Zoo, zoologischer Garten, Tierpark

Declension[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tiergarten n (proper noun, genitive Tiergartens or (optionally with an article) Tiergarten)

  1. A district of Berlin, Germany

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