GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin caesūra.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tsɛˈzuːɐ̯/, /tse-/
  • Hyphenation: Zä‧sur
  • Rhymes: -uːɐ̯
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NounEdit

Zäsur f (genitive Zäsur, plural Zäsuren)

  1. (literary) turning point (in history, or in a person's life)
  2. (metrics, poetry, music) caesura

DeclensionEdit

HyponymsEdit

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See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

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