1418Re: Kalb 14 - boiled liver dumplings
- Mar 6, 2012Yes, Gesellen is plural. 1 Geselle - 2 Gesellen. However, -en is also the accusative case singular ending: für einen Gesellen - for a fellow.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, wheezul@... wrote:
> I wondered at the form gesellen - would that imply a plural? Maybe this
> is shorthand or a period form of gesellschaft - a company or group of
> people like guests - implying that this is a good soup for a poor
> gathering? It doesnt' really change the sense of the meaning one way or
> another though.
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