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Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

aa- +‎ büüte. Compare German anbieten.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Zurich) IPA(key): /ˈɑːbyːtə/

VerbEdit

aabüüte (third-person singular simple present büütet aa, past participle aapotte, auxiliary haa)

  1. to offer
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Wän er am Morge chunt, chan ich äm doch sicher kchai Wii aabüte, sus dänkcht de no: Ah, Alkchoholikcherin…
      If he's coming in the morning, I surely can't offer him wine, otherwise he'll think: Aha, an alcoholic…