Leipzig

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From German Leipzig.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Leipzig

  1. An independent city in Saxony, Germany
  2. The Leipzig Glossing Rules or glossing style, a style of glossing used by linguists.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Leipzig”, in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Leipzig”, in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
  3. ^ Leipzig”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Leipzig”, in Collins English Dictionary.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Leipzig”, in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th edition, Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016, →ISBN.

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Proper nounEdit

Leipzig m

  1. Leipzig

GermanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic name like "Lipsk", meaning "place of linden trees"; compare Lower Sorbian lipa, from Proto-Slavic *lìpa, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *léiˀpāˀ. Early spellings of the name in Latin include Libzi, Lipzk and the standard Lipsia.

PronunciationEdit

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈlaɪptsɪç/
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  • (southern) IPA(key): /ˈlaɪptsɪk/
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Proper nounEdit

Leipzig n (proper noun, genitive Leipzigs or (optionally with an article) Leipzig)

  1. Leipzig (a city in Saxony, Germany)
    • 1808, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, “Auerbachs Keller in Leipzig”, in Faust: Der Tragödie erster Teil [Faust, Part One]‎[1]:
      Wahrhaftig, du hast Recht! Mein Leipzig lob’ ich mir! / Es ist ein klein Paris, und bildet seine Leute.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: Leipzig
  • Portuguese: Leipzig

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from German Leipzig.

Proper nounEdit

Leipzig

  1. Leipzig (a city in Saxony, Germany)
    Synonym: Lípsia