See also: atti, átti, and åtti

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit


From Middle High German atte, from Old High German atto.

Cognate with Latin atta (father) and Albanian atë (father). The word was probably originally only a vocative, but was extended with a full paradigm in most descendants, including Germanic where it was reformed as a masculine n-stem.



Ätti m (plural Ätti) (Switzerland)

  1. father, dad
  2. grandfather
  3. forefather