Dec 25, 2022Heike Felber

The honored audience, high nobility and also lower extraction and other dignitaries stand before the performance in a wonderful and mouth-opening manner. Joseph von Görre's "Writings"

Anyone who reads the "Variants' Dictionary of German" will come across thousands of words which, outside of Germany, are considered High German variants. There are many hearty, sensual neologisms that the entire German-speaking community could adopt. This includes the word wunderfizig , which is widespread in Alemannic and is used in the meaning of curious. The corresponding noun is the Wunderfitz. Striking!

Source: Encyclopedia of Beautiful Words | Roland Kaehlbrandt and Walter Kramer

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