Witz

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High German wizzi, from Proto-Germanic *witją from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- ‎(see, know). Cognate to English wit, archaic Dutch wit, akin to Old Saxon giwit.

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Noun[edit]

Witz m ‎(genitive Witzes, plural Witze)

  1. wit
  2. joke
  3. humor

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External links[edit]

  • Witz in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German wizzi, from Proto-Germanic *witją. Cognate with German Witz, English wit, Dutch wit, Icelandic vit.

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Noun[edit]

Witz m ‎(plural Witzen or Witzer)

  1. joke