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Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • dousend (alternative spelling; chiefly used for Moselle Franconian)
  • duusend (Ripuarian, now dated in many dialects)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German thūsunt, dūsunt. The form is native in Moselle Franconian, but influenced by standard German tausend in Ripuarian.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

dausend

  1. (many dialects) a thousand

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German dūsunt, from Proto-Germanic *þūsundī.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdau̯zent/, [ˈdɑʊ̯zənt]

NumeralEdit

dausend

  1. thousand

Pennsylvania GermanEdit