What does the word Toertchen mean?

Törtchen (German)

Part of speech: noun, (neuter)

Cake, Plural: Pie
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈTœʁtçən]
Word meaning / definition:
1) small cake
Origin of the term:
The word has been used since the 19th century.
Derivation (diminutive) from the stem of the nouncake with the derivative (derivative morpheme) -chen (plus umlaut)
General terms:
1) pastries, tarts
Subordinate terms:
1) Fruit tarts, cream tarts, waffle tarts
Application examples:
1) “At that time a cream cake cost five aurars, which is why that one Tartlets was also called »five aurar tartlets«. "
1) “The Tartlets in the shop window were arranged on a rack in the form of a tower slide. "
Nominative: singular Tartlets; Plural Tartlets
Genitive: singular Tartlet; Plural Tartlets
Dative: singular Tartlets; Plural Tartlets
Accusative: singular Tartlets; Plural Tartlets


  • Turkish: 1) pastacık

Similar words (German):Ortchen, törchen, little words


Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Soft drinks and Tartlets kill more people in the Middle East than all terrorist organizations combined. Obesity is rampant in the eastern Mediterranean. This has recently led to an outburst of anger among Egypt's ruler al-Sisi.
Welt.de, January 10, 2019

Pop singer Heino has a big vice that many did not know about: He gets up Tartlets and gummy bears. These and other calorie bugs are perhaps also the reason why the almost 80-year-old has put on 15 kilos.
LooMee TV, October 02, 2018

Baden-Württemberg's First Lady Gerlinde Kretschmann invited around 80 women to a coffee party. With coffee, cake and Tartlets she praised the social commitment in the southwest.
Stuttgarter Zeitung online, March 22, 2019

Berlin (dpa / tmn) - Rhubarb time is with us too Tart time. Little ones Tartlets are particularly suitable. So everyone can access it as they please. This is practical and uncomplicated, especially for children.
t-online, June 5th, 2019

A real heart, a rocket engine or a delicious one Tartlets from the printer. Such curiosities were declared winners in the field of 3D printing on Wednesday this year as part of the “3D Pioneers Challenge”.
Sputnik Germany, June 27, 2019

The strawberry season is here! You can do all sorts of things with the delicious red berries. Food blogger Mareike Winter packs them into one Tartlets with a creamy filling.
GMX, May 28, 2020

At the beginning of March is the bakery and pastry shop Tartlets moved into the former Camprad store. The boss also responded to requests from the Ronnenbergers.
Hannoversche Allgemeine, March 4th, 2020

My back hurts, a pillow scratches, my stomach growls. 'Take a look in the fridge,' says Roswitha graciously. 'Rossi !!! Should I get that Tartlets warm up ?! ' I scream through the apartment. 'Yeah!' she yells back.
young world, March 13, 2020

"Blümchen" Jasmin Wagner bakes cupcakes - and decorates them Tartlets with vagina replicas. What's behind the sweet sin.
BILD.de, June 27, 2020

They are little ones Tartlets - with a topping made from buttercream, cream or a mascarpone quark mixture. The topping is not just spooned onto the cupcakes, but artfully sprinkled on.
t-online, August 10, 2020

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Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "Törtchen":

Pastry shop: ... Examples of use: 1) I'll go quickly to the pastry shop next door and buy cakes. 1) "Every day I sit in the small pastry shop opposite the theater and wait for them." ...

Etagere: The well-to-do family at the next table can get tea-time accessories, whatever is possible, jams, étagères with cakes and canapés as well as champagne, the daughter is amazed

puff pastry: 1) Tartlets are small structures made of short, yeast or puff pastry and are filled with small fruits or pieces of fruit

to taste:… 1) test, perceive Examples of use: 1) He tasted the expensive tartlets particularly critically. 1) "It also always takes a bit of luck," he continues: "The jurors are also ...

ciastko:… 1) Babcia upiekła ciastka z kremem. Our grandmother baked tartlets with cream. Reduced forms: 1) ciasteczko Translations German: 1)…

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