German edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Back-formation from setzen.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /zat͡s/
  • IPA(key): /sat͡s/ (Austria)
  • Rhymes: -ats
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Noun edit

Satz m (strong, genitive Satzes, plural Sätze)

  1. (grammar) sentence
    Dieser Satz scheint mir grammatikalisch falsch zu sein.
    This sentence seems grammatically wrong to me.
  2. (mathematics) proposition, theorem
    Ich war überglücklich als ich den Satz des Pythagoras zum ersten Mal in meinem Alltag anwenden konnte.
    I was overjoyed the first time I was able to use the Pythagorean theorem in my everyday life.
  3. set (matching collection of similar things)
  4. (music) movement
    Beethovens Fünfte Sinfonie hat vier Sätze.
    Beethoven's Fifth Symphony has four movements.
  5. (tennis) set
  6. jump, leap
    Ich erschreckte sie so sehr, dass sie einen Satz nach hinten machte.
    I startled her so much that she made a leap backwards.
  7. sediment, grounds (something that has precipitated from a liquid)
  8. typesetting

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See also edit

Further reading edit

  • Satz” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Satz” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon
  • Satz” in Duden online
  •   Satz on the German Wikipedia.Wikipedia de

Hunsrik edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

Satz m (plural Setz)

  1. sentence

Further reading edit

Limburgish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Central Franconian or German Satz.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

Satz m (plural Satze or Sätze or Sätz)

  1. set (matching collection of similar things)
  2. stride, jump, leap
  3. various types of sediment:
    1. dregs, residue
    2. coffee grounds
  4. yeast, leaven
  5. sentence, clause
  6. (Waubach, mining) the performance/production of a corridor or longwall in a coal mine.

Pennsylvania German edit

Etymology edit

Compare German Satz.

Noun edit

Satz m

  1. yeast, leaven
  2. coffee grounds