getreu

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈtʁɔɪ̯/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪ̯
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

getreu (strong nominative masculine singular getreuer, comparative getreuer, superlative am getreuesten or am getreusten)

  1. accurate, faithful, true to

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Preposition[edit]

getreu (governs the dative)

  1. true to
    Getreu dem Leitgedanken(please add an English translation of this usage example)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • getreu” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • getreu” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon