Aufstieg

See also: aufstieg

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German ūfstīc, from Old High German ūfstīg, from Proto-West Germanic *upstigi (ascension), equivalent to auf- +‎ Stieg. Cognate with German Low German Upstieg, Middle English upstiȝe, upsti, upstei.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaʊ̯fˌʃtiːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈaʊ̯fˌʃtiːç/ (northern and central Germany, chiefly colloquial)
  • (file)

NounEdit

Aufstieg m (genitive Aufstiegs, plural Aufstiege)

  1. ascent, climb (the act of ascending)
  2. (sports) promotion (the reaching of a higher league)
  3. (sports, Austria) advancement (the reaching of the next round in a tournament)

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