See also: holz

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German holz, from Old High German holz, from Proto-Germanic *hultą. Compare English holt (thicket, copse; an otter's den).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /hɔl(t)s/, [hɔlt͡s], [hɔls]
  • (file)

NounEdit

Holz n (genitive Holzes, plural Hölzer, diminutive Hölzchen n)

  1. (uncountable) wood (material)
  2. (countable) a particular kind of wood
  3. (countable) a piece of wood, usually small
  4. (countable, literary) grove; woods; small forest

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (small forest): Hain

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Holz in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German holz, from Proto-Germanic *hultą. Cognate with German Holz, Dutch hout, English holt, Icelandic holt.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Holz m (plural Hëlzer)

  1. wood