Gesundheit

See also: gesundheit

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German gesuntheit; synchronically analyzable as gesund (healthy) +‎ -heit (-ness, -hood). Compare Dutch gezondheid.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈzʊntˌhaɪ̯t/
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NounEdit

Gesundheit f (genitive Gesundheit, no plural)

  1. health (state of being in good physical condition and free from illness)
    Antonym: Krankheit
  2. (figuratively) health; soundness; strength; stability (state of being in good condition)

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InterjectionEdit

Gesundheit!

  1. bless you; gesundheit (response to someone’s sneezing)
    Synonym: zur Gesundheit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: gesundheit
  • English: gesundheit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Gesundheit f

  1. health
    Gesundheit is alles.
    Health is everything.
    Rohe Frichte sin gud fer die Gesundheit se halle.
    Raw fruits are good for your health.

InterjectionEdit

Gesundheit

  1. bless you; gesundheit (response to someone’s sneezing)

Further readingEdit