Alemannic German edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Middle High German waʒʒer, from Old High German waʒʒar, from Proto-Germanic *watōr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥. Cognate with German Wasser, Dutch and English water, Icelandic vatn.

Noun edit

wasser n

  1. (Gressoney, Issime, Carcoforo, Formazza) water

References edit

Dutch edit

Etymology edit

From Middle Dutch wasscher. Equivalent to wassen +‎ -er.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑ.sər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: was‧ser
  • Rhymes: -ɑsər

Noun edit

wasser m (plural wassers)

  1. A washer, someone who washes.

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German edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit


  1. inflection of wassern:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative