nacht

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See also: Nacht and nåcht

Cimbrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German nacht, from Old High German naht, from Proto-West Germanic *naht, from Proto-Germanic *nahts (night). Cognate with German Nacht, English night.

Noun[edit]

nacht f

  1. (Luserna) night
    tunkhl azpi di nachtas dark as the night

References[edit]

  • “nacht” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch nacht, from Old Dutch naht, from Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nɑxt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: nacht
  • Rhymes: -ɑxt

Noun[edit]

nacht m (plural nachten, diminutive nachtje n)

  1. night

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: nag

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch naht, from Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nacht f

  1. night

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

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Middle Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon naht, from Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nacht f

  1. night

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Noun[edit]

nacht f

  1. night

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]


West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian nacht, from Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nacht c (plural nachten, diminutive nachtsje)

  1. night

Further reading[edit]

  • nacht”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

Interjection[edit]

nacht

  1. good night

Further reading[edit]

  • nacht”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011