gerst

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch gerste, from Old Dutch *gersta, from Proto-West Germanic *gerstu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɣɛrst/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: gerst
  • Rhymes: -ɛrst

Noun[edit]

gerst f or m (uncountable)

  1. barley, Hordeum vulgare
  2. barley seed, used for brewing beer

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: gars
    • Xhosa: írhási

Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gerste, from Old High German gerste, from Proto-West Germanic *gerstu (barley). Cognate with German Gerste, English gorse.

Noun[edit]

gerst f

  1. barley

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