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See also: ost, OST, ôt, öst, øst, and -ost

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German ōst, from Old High German *ost, from Proto-Germanic *austrą. Compare Dutch oost, English and West Frisian east, Norwegian aust.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɔst/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔst

NounEdit

Ost m (genitive Osts or Ost, no plural)

  1. the east (used without article; a short form of Osten)
    • der Wind kommt aus Ost
      the wind is coming from the east
  2. a wind coming from the east (used with article)

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