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hoch

See also: Hoch

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hoch m

  1. boy

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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German hōh, Proto-Germanic *hauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *kewk-, a suffixed form of *kew-. Compare Dutch hoog, English high, Danish høj.

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AdjectiveEdit

hoch (comparative höher, superlative am höchsten)

  1. high, tall
  2. large, big, heavy
  3. grand, important
  4. (mathematics) to the power of
    fünf hoch drei
    five to the power of three

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  • The adjective has an irregular declension. The predicative form is hoch, but the declined forms use the stem hoh-, e.g. der hohe Berg ("the high mountain"). See the declension table below.

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