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Stimme

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German stimma or stimna, from Proto-Germanic *stebno or *stamnijo from Proto-Indo-European *stomen-. Cognate with English steven.

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Stimme f (genitive Stimme, plural Stimmen, diminutive Stimmchen n)

  1. voice
    • 1931, Arthur Schnitzler, Flucht in die Finsternis, S. Fischer Verlag, page 38:
      Er ging rasch und sicher, trällerte vor sich hin, endlich begann er sogar zu singen mit einer schönen dunklen Stimme, die ihm selber fremd vorkam.
      He walked fast and firmly, trilled to himself, finally he even started to sing in a beautiful dark voice, which seemed unfamiliar to himself.
  2. vote

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