See also: posten and pošten

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed in the seventeenth century from Italian posto, beginning in military use.

NounEdit

Posten m (genitive Postens, plural Posten)

  1. post, station
  2. job, position
  3. (trade or accounting) lot, position
  4. (mining) batch of ore for smelting
  5. (firearms) buckshot, big dot
    Synonyms: Rehposten, Rehschrot, Sauposten, Sauschrot
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Further readingEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

Posten

  1. plural of Post