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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle High German geswister, from Old High German giswestar. Compare Schwester(sister).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌɡəˈʃvɪstɐ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Ge‧schwis‧ter

NounEdit

Geschwister n ‎(genitive Geschwisters, plural Geschwister, diminutive Geschwisterchen n)

  1. sibling

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Uncommon in the singular.

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