zart

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See also: zárt and żart

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zart, from Old High German zart, from Proto-Germanic *tardaz (tender), from Proto-Indo-European *der- (to flay, split, cleave), whence English tear and dermal. Cognate with Middle Dutch taert (soft, weak, effeminate).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsaːrt/, [t͡saːʁt], [t͡saːɐ̯t], [t͡saːt]
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Adjective[edit]

zart (comparative zarter, superlative am zartesten)

  1. tender
  2. delicate
  3. fragile, flimsy

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • German Low German: zart
  • Danish: sart
  • Swedish: sart

Further reading[edit]

  • zart” in Duden online
  • zart” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

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