Topf

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German topf, from (western) Old High German *topf, *tupf, from Proto-Germanic *duppaz (hollow, bowl), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewb- (deep, hollow). Related to Middle Low German doppe (bowl, pot), English dop (a cup in which a diamond is cut), Dutch dop (a little cup, a thimble).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɔpf/, [tɔpf], [tɔpɸ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Topf m (genitive Topfes or Topfs, plural Töpfe, diminutive Töpfchen n)

  1. pot (vessel used for cooking or storing food)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Topf in Duden online