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”).
- IPA: /ˈtsɛtəl/, [ˈtsɛtl̩]
- Hyphenation: Zet‧tel
Zettel m (genitive Zettels, plural Zettel)
- piece of paper, note written on a small piece of paper
- collection of remarks, epitome