dumm

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Low German, from Old Saxon dumb, from Proto-Germanic *dumbaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeubʰ-. Replaced the German form tumb from Old High German tumb, except in archaic or poetic speech.

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Adjective[edit]

dumm (comparative dümmer, superlative am dümmsten)

  1. dumb, stupid

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Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Low Prussian) domm

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon dumb, from Proto-Germanic *dumbaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeubʰ-. Compare German tumb, Dutch dom, English dumb, West Frisian dom, Danish dum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dumm (comparative dümmer, superlative dümmst)

  1. dumb, silent, mute
  2. dumb, stupid

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