Last modified on 16 February 2015, at 08:26

Diets

See also: diets and diëts

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch dietsc, a variant of duutsc (from which Duits), both from Old Dutch *thiudisk, from Proto-Germanic *þiudiskaz, from *þeudō (people, nation), from Proto-Indo-European *tewtéh₂ (people). Compare German deutsch, Low German Düütsch.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Diets (comparative Dietser, superlative meest Diets or Dietst)

  1. (obsolete) German, continental West Germanic
  2. (archaic) Dutch
  3. Middle Dutch

DeclensionEdit

Proper nounEdit

Diets n

  1. (obsolete) the "German", or continental West Germanic languages
  2. (archaic) the Dutch language
  3. the Middle Dutch language