See also: gott, GOtt, and gött

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German got, from Proto-Germanic *gudą, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰuto-. Compare Dutch and English god, Danish gud, Gothic 𐌲𐌿𐌸 ‎(guþ). The word was neuter in Old High German.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Gott m ‎(genitive Gottes or Gotts, plural Götter, feminine Göttin)

  1. god

DeclensionEdit

Earlier (16-18th century) the word Gott was also declined like this:

Note: The short genitive form Gotts is still very rarely used.

Proper nounEdit

Gott m ‎(genitive Gottes or Gotts)

  1. God

Alternative formsEdit

Derived termsEdit

(from the plural:)

DescendantsEdit

External linksEdit

  • Gott in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German got, from Proto-Germanic *gudą. Cognate with German Gott, English god, Dutch god, Icelandic guð, Danish gud.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Gott

  1. God

NounEdit

Gott m ‎(plural Gëtter)

  1. god

NauruanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from German Gott.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Gott

  1. God

PlautdietschEdit

NounEdit

Gott m ‎(plural Jetta)

  1. god

Proper nounEdit

Gott m

  1. God

Derived termsEdit

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