gerecht

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣə.ˈrɛxt/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch gerichte, gerechte (court of law), from Old Dutch *gerihte, from Proto-Germanic *garihtiją (something prepared or arranged). Compare Old English gerihte. The sense "dish" developed independently already in Old Dutch gerihte (meal).

Noun[edit]

gerecht n (plural gerechten, diminutive gerechtje n)

  1. (archaic) justice; the judiciary
  2. court of law
  3. a meal, or a dish served alone or part of a meal as a course
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Adjective[edit]

gerecht (comparative gerechter, superlative gerechtst)

  1. just, fair, deserved
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Participle[edit]

gerecht

  1. past participle of rechten
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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

ge- +‎ Recht (right, law, justice); cognate with Dutch (see above).

Adjective[edit]

gerecht (comparative gerechter, superlative am gerechtesten)

  1. just, fair
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Verb[edit]

gerecht

  1. past participle of rechen

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gerecht (masculine gerechten, feminine gerecht, neuter gerecht)

  1. just, fair

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gerecht

  1. justly, fairly