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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German dienst, dienest, from Old High German dionest, dionōst, from Proto-Germanic *þewanōstaz. Compare the Old English þēonest, þēnest.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [diːnst]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Dienst m (genitive Diensts or Dienstes, plural Dienste)

  1. service
  2. work, duty

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Further readingEdit

  • Dienst” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Dienst in Duden online