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Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Dooch (alternative spelling)
  • Duch, Duuch (most dialects of Moselle Franconian)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German (*)duoh, northern variant of tuoh.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Doch n (plural Döcher, diminutive Döchelche)

  1. (chiefly Ripuarian) cloth; paper towel
    Ühr Ideale hatt er diskret verschlamp wie e jebruch Tempo-Doch.
    You discreetly chucked away your ideals like a used tissue. (Line from the BAP song “Zehnter Juni”)