See also: erz and erz-

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German arze, erze, from Old High German aruzzi, aruz, from Proto-Germanic *aruts.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /eːrts/, [ʔeːɐ̯t͡s], [ʔɛɐ̯t͡s]
  • (file)
  • Homophone: erz- (some speakers)

NounEdit

Erz n (genitive Erzes, plural Erze)

  1. ore

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: erts
    • Afrikaans: erts
  • Esperanto: erco
  • Hungarian: érc
  • Ido: erco

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Erz” in Duden online
  • Erz” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Friedrich Kluge (1883), “Erz”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891