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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a contraction of Old High German wīngarto. Compare the same in regional German Wingert alongside uncontracted Weingarten. English vineyard is the same construct. In Luxembourgish, Wéngert secondarily joins itself to Wéng-, which is a velarized alternate stem of Wäin(wine); compare the diminutive Wéngchen.

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NounEdit

Wéngert m ‎(plural Wéngerten)

  1. vineyard