Arsch

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aʁʃ/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /aːʃ/ (widespread, especially northern and central Germany)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German ars, from Proto-Germanic *arsaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃érsos, *orso- (behind, arse). Compare Dutch aars, English arse, Norwegian rass.

NounEdit

Arsch m (genitive Arsches or Arschs, plural Ärsche)

  1. (vulgar) arse, posterior

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 8 February 2014, at 02:32