See also: zelt

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German zelt, from Proto-Germanic *teldą. Compare Danish telt (whence English tilt + native tild from Old English teld), Middle Dutch telt, Old Norse tjald (tent) (whence Norwegian Bokmål tjeld).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡sɛlt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlt
  • (file)

NounEdit

Zelt n (genitive Zeltes or Zelts, plural Zelte)

  1. tent, marquee
    Stellen wir unser Zelt hier auf dieser Wiese auf.
    Let's pitch our tent here in this meadow.

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German zelt, from Proto-Germanic *teldą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Zelt n (plural Zelter)

  1. tent

Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Zelt, Old English teld.

NounEdit

Zelt n (plural Zelder)

  1. tent

PlautdietschEdit

NounEdit

Zelt f (plural Zelten)

  1. tent