See also: wand
Wand f (genitive Wand, plural Wände)
- The words Wand and Mauer are synonymous in principle. However, they are widely distinguished in the following manner: Only Mauer is commonly used for freestanding walls. Only Wand is commonly used for the walls of a building as seen from the inside. Both words are used for the outer walls of a building.
- Moreover, Mauer is widely restricted to stone walls, which Wand is not.
Declension of Wand
- Wand in Duden online
Wand m (plural Wënn)
Wand f (plural Wänn)
- (interior) wall