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Thread #69564   Message #2409076
Posted By: michaelr
09-Aug-08 - 01:48 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Und was bekam des Soldaten Weib? (Brecht
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Und Was Bekam des Soldaten Weib
Sorry to dissent, but "Frau" means both Woman and Wife, depending on context. "Weib" is the older word for Wife; it is not used for Woman except jokingly.

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