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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German betroc, from Old High German bitrog, derived from Proto-Germanic *drugą. The -u- is from Trug, itself a Middle High German backformation from trüge, from Old High German trugī, from the same Indo-European root.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈtʁuːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /bəˈtʁʊx/ (northern and central Germany; chiefly colloquial)
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  • Rhymes: -uːk, -ʊx

NounEdit

Betrug m (genitive Betrugs or Betruges, plural Betrüge)

  1. fraud
  2. deception, deceit
  3. cheating

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