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gesellschaft Explained

gesellschaft at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[gə'selʃæft]

gesellschaft at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) gesellschaften

gesellschaft at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1887, "social relationship based on duty to society or an organization," from Ger., from geselle "companion" + -schaft "-ship." ///

gesellschaft at German => English Of Explained:

assn, association, companion, companionship, company, corporation, party, society

gesellschaft at German => English Of Explained:

companionship, establishment, institute, society

gesellschaft at German => English Of Explained:

assn, companionship, company, corporation, party

Gesellschaft at German => English Of Explained:

Gesellschaft [gəzɛlʃaft]nsf
assn, association, companion, companionship, company,
corporation, party, society

Gesellschaft at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

Inter: borrowing » de|Gesellschaft, from Inter: suffix » Geselle|schaft|lang=de|nocat=1. Compare to Inter: etyl » en|- Inter: term » gemeinschaft||lang=en

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ɡəˈzɛlʃaft/

Noun

Inter: en-noun » Gesellschaften
  • Inter: sociolog » y a hypothetical mode of society, made up of self-serving individuals linked by impersonal ties; as opposed to Gemeinschaft
    1. Inter: quote-book » year=1973|passage=Seven years later, Hernández wrote a Return of Martín Fierro in which the Gaucho sells out: assimilates back into Christian society, gives up his freedom for the kind of constitutional Gesellschaft being pushed in those days by Buenos Aires.|author=Thomas Pynchon|title=Gravity's Rainbow

      Usage

      Note that in English, it may be spelled with a lower case 'g'.


    :* Societies may be characterized along a continuum of a G1 (gemeinschaft or rural) to G2 (gesellschaft or urban). — Fredericks, Marcel / Miller, Steven I. / Odiet, Jeff A. / Fredericks, Janet P., "Toward an Understanding of Cellular Sociologoy and Its Relationship to Cellular Biology", Education, Vol. 124 Issue 2, p237-256, Winter, 2003
    Category: Category:English words prefixed with ge- -
    Category: Category:English words suffixed with -schaft -


    German

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=de

    Etymology

    Inter: suffix » Geselle|schaft|lang=de

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /ɡəˈzɛlʃaft/|lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: de-noun » f||Gesellschaften
  • society, community
    1. 1932, Category: w:de - :Erich Mühsam|Erich Mühsam, Category: s:de - :Die Befreiung der Gesellschaft vom Staat|Die Befreiung der Gesellschaft vom Staat, in: Erich Mühsam: Prosaschriften II, Verlag europäische ideen Berlin (1978), page 253:
    2. : Immer wieder hören wir die Frage von Personen, denen die Gedankenwelt des Anarchismus nicht vertraut ist: Was wollt ihr eigentlich? Wie stellt ihr euch eine Gesellschaft ohne Staat und Obrigkeit vor?
    3. :: Again and again we hear the question from people who are not familiar with the world of ideas of anarchism: What do you actually want? How do you imagine a society without state and authorities?
    4. Inter: business » lang=de company

      Declension

      Inter: de-noun-f » en


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