Early Modern High German also zeddel, zedel, from Middle High German zedele, zedel, a loan from Italian cedola, via Medieval Latin cedula, schedula from Latin scheda, scida (“strip of papyrus”), ultimately from Ancient Greek σχίδη (skhídē, “splinter, fragment”).
Zettel m (genitive Zettels, plural Zettel)
- piece of paper, note written on a small piece of paper
- collection of remarks, epitome
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