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See also: akt, åkt, and акт

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin actus. The artistic sense derives from the 19th century practice of sketching models carrying out actions, for which the models would usually be nude.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Akt m (genitive Aktes or Akts, plural Akte)

  1. act
  2. nude; artwork of a naked person

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Further readingEdit

  • Akt in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin actus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Akt m (plural Akten)

  1. act, action, deed
  2. certificate, document, contract
  3. (theater) act
  4. (art) nude

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