Name Element DIUTISK

Type Word

Meaning & History

Old High German word meaning "of the people, of the tribe, German".

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturesthiudisc(Old Dutch) þeudiskaz(Old Germanic) þýðverskr(Old Norse)
Place Name DescendantsDeutschland(German) Däitschland(Luxembourgish)

Sources & References

  1. Kroonen, Guus. Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic. Brill, 2013, page 540.
  2. Orel, Vladimir. A Handbook of Germanic Etymology. Brill, 2003, page 422.
Entry updated June 9, 2023