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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German kleit, from Old High German *kleid, from Proto-Germanic *klaiþą, from Proto-Indo-European *gleyt-. Cognate with Dutch kleed, English cloth. Possibly related to klettern, Klette, Klei.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /klaɪ̯t/
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NounEdit

Kleid n (genitive Kleides or Kleids, plural Kleider, diminutive Kleidchen n)

  1. dress, gown
  2. (dated or archaic) garment
  3. (in the plural, formal) clothes

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Further readingEdit

  • Kleid” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Kleid” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Kleid” in canoonet.eu
  • Kleid in Duden online