amt

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

amt (plural amts)

  1. Abbreviation of amount.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Danish amt.

Noun[edit]

amt (plural amts)

  1. (historical) A county in Denmark.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German ambt, ambt, ambacht, from Proto-Germanic *ambahtiją, cognate with German Amt (office), Old Norse embætti. Doublet of embede (see more there).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /amˀt/, [ˈɑmˀd̥]

Noun[edit]

amt n (singular definite amtet, plural indefinite amter)

  1. county (a first level country division in Denmark from 1662–2007)

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Vilamovian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ambaht.

Noun[edit]

amt n

  1. office