See also: mast, MAST, masť, mást, måst, and mast-

EnglishEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Mast

  1. A surname.

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German mast, from Old High German mast, from Proto-West Germanic *mast.

NounEdit

Mast m (mixed or strong, genitive Mastes or Masts, plural Masten or Maste)

  1. mast (of a ship)
  2. pylon
Usage notesEdit
  • The usual plural is Masten; the form Maste is rare.
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle High German mast, from Old High German mast. Cognate with Dutch mast, English mast. Probably related with Mett (minced meat).

NounEdit

Mast f (genitive Mast, plural Masten)

  1. (originally) mast (fodder made of acorns and beechnuts)
  2. (now most usually) the process of fattening livestock
  3. (chiefly in compounds) a large animal farm
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Further readingEdit

  • Mast” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Mast” in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Mast, from Old High German mast. Displaced the inherited form above.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Mast m (plural Masten)

  1. mast (of a ship)