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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German buhsa, from Proto-Germanic *buhsuz. Ultimately, it can be traced back to the Vulgar Latin buxis (“box”). Doublet of Box.

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʏk.sə/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Büchse f (genitive Büchse, plural Büchsen)

  1. box, can
  2. rifle

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