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From Old High German diutisc (people), from Proto-Germanic *þiudiskaz (of the people, popular), an adjective from Proto-Germanic *þeudō (people) (compare Old English þeod), from Proto-Indo-European *tewtéh₂.



taytx n

  1. German (language)
    • 2008, Noemia Assmann, Erinerung An Friirixe Xuul Tsayte, (published inside Contribuição ao desenvolvimento de uma ortografia da língua Hunsrik falada na América do Sul, by Ursula Wiesemann), page 35:
      In te tswët wëlt kriich, wi tas taytxe ferpoot waa...
      In the second world war, when German was forbidden...

Usage notes[edit]

The adjectival form (taytxe) can be used interchangeably.

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