See also: weiss, Weiss, weiß, and wéiss

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the adjective weiß.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vaɪs]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Weiß

NounEdit

Weiß n (genitive Weißes, no plural)

  1. white, whiteness
  2. powder, face powder

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Weiß ? (genitive Weiß)

  1. A common surname, from nicknames​.

See alsoEdit

Colors in German · Farben (layout · text)
     Weiß      Grau      Schwarz
             Rot (Purpur)              Orange; Braun              Gelb; Creme, Ocker
             Grün (Hellgrün, Neongrün)              Grün (Dunkelgrün)             
             Türkis (Cyan, Meeresgrün)              Blau (Hellblau, Azurblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Lila, Violett (Blasslila, Altrosa)              Lila, Violett (Magenta, Purpur)              Rosa ; Pink

ReferencesEdit

  • Weiß” in Duden online
  • Weiß” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache