Plagiat

See also: plagiat, plagiát, and plagiât

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French plagiat (plagiarism) in the 18th century, from Latin plagium (manstealing, kidnapping) and Latin plagiārius (torturer; kidnapper).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /plaˈɡi̯aːt/
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  • Hyphenation: Pla‧gi‧at
  • Rhymes: -aːt

NounEdit

Plagiat n (genitive Plagiates or Plagiats, plural Plagiate)

  1. plagiarism (a copying of someone's ideas, text or other creative work and claiming it as one's own)

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Further readingEdit

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