gasthaus

noun gast·haus \ˈgästˌhau̇s\

Definition of gasthaus

plural

gasthauses

\-hau̇zə̇z\ or

gasthäuser

\-hȯizə(r)\
  1. :  a German inn or tavern

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Origin and Etymology of gasthaus

German, from Old High German gasthūs, from gast guest + hūs house — more at guest, house


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