Vogt

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Vogt. Doublet of foud.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Vogt

  1. A surname from German.

Anagrams[edit]


German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German voget, from Old High German fogat, borrowed from Late Latin vocātus, from Classical Latin advocātus. Doublet of Advokat.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /foːkt/
  • IPA(key): /foːxt/ (Northern and Central Germany, Franconia, Northern Bavaria)
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Noun[edit]

Vogt m (strong, genitive Vogts or Vogtes, plural Vögte)

  1. (history) steward

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: vogt

Proper noun[edit]

Vogt m or f (proper noun, surname, masculine genitive Vogts or (with an article) Vogt, feminine genitive Vogt, plural Vogts)

  1. a surname originating as an occupation

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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