Andacht

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German andāht, Old High German ánadāht (attention, devotion).[1]

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

Andacht f (genitive Andacht, plural Andachten)

  1. (singular only, state of devoted attention) devotion
  2. (religion) devotion, devotions, devotional prayer

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Andacht in Kluge's Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, 1891

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