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German word Kunst comes from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₃-.

Kunst etymology ?

Kunst detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ǵenh₃- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kunnaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To know how, to be able to. To know, to be familiar with, to recognise.
kunnan Old High German (goh)
kunnen, künnen Middle High German (gmh)
können German (deu) (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be able (to do something); can.. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be allowed (to do something); to be permitted (to do something); may.. (intransitive, colloquial, usually in negation) to be possible, to make sense. (intransitive, past participle: “gekonnt”) To be able to do something implied; can.. [...]
Kunst German (deu) (now, _, chiefly, as the first part of compound words) something artificially created or manufactured, as opposed to something natural. Art.