See also: busse, Busse, and büße

GermanEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German buoze, from Old High German buoza, from Proto-Germanic *bōtō, akin to Old Saxon bōta and Dutch boete. More at English bote, boot.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbuːsə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Buße f (genitive Buße, plural Bußen)

  1. penance
  2. fine

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Further readingEdit

  • Buße” in Duden online