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See also: sack and säck

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German sac, from Old High German sac.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zak/
  • Rhymes: -ak
  • (file)

NounEdit

Sack m (genitive Sackes or Sacks, plural Säcke, diminutive Säckchen n or Säcklein n)

  1. A sack; a large bag made of fabric
  2. (informal) The sack; a synonym for Hodensack (scrotum)

Usage notesEdit

  • Additional, more informal diminutive forms include western German Säckelchen, south-western Säckle, and Austro-Bavarian Sackerl. The last also means shopping bag in Austrian standard German.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Sack in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Sack m (plural Seck, diminutive Seckche)

  1. sack

Further readingEdit


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Sack, Dutch zak, English sack.

NounEdit

Sack m (plural Seck)

  1. bag, sack