ziege

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zige, from Old High German ziga, from Proto-West Germanic *tigā. Compare Old Armenian տիկ (tik, wineskin), Albanian dhi (she-goat), Ishkashimi dec (goatskin bag), and further German Zicke, which is cognate with English tick (goat).

Noun[edit]

ziege (plural ziege)

  1. An edible freshwater fish, Pelecus cultratus, of the order Cypriniformes, with an oblique mouth, a low wavy lateral line and a sharp-edged belly.

Synonyms[edit]

sichel

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡siːjə/, [ˈt͡siː.ə]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German ziehen.

Verb[edit]

ziege

  1. to pull

Conjugation[edit]