Schiedsrichter

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

The second part is akin to Richter; the first part is akin to Middle High German schideman and to Old High German scidōn (to separate, distinguish, decide).[1]

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

Schiedsrichter m (genitive Schiedsrichters, plural Schiedsrichter, female Schiedsrichterin)

  1. judge, referee, umpire
    Synonyms: Referee, Schiri, Unparteiischer

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1883), “Schiedsrichter”, in John Francis Davis, transl., Etymological Dictionary of the German Language, published 1891

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