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Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Dorp (few dialects of Ripuarian)
  • Dorf (Moselle Franconian)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German (*)thorp, northern variant of thorf, from Proto-Germanic *þurpą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dœʀp/, /ˈdœʀəp/

NounEdit

Dörp n (plural Dörper, diminutive Dörpche)

  1. (most dialects of Ripuarian) village

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German dorp. The native word derived from Old Frisian, Tarp, is less frequently used.

NounEdit

Dörp m (plural Dörper)

  1. (Heligoland) village