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What does Servus mitanand mean? I have looked at Google and can not find any translation of this phrase. I know that servus is kind of greeting.

But what does the phrase mean and what is the origin?

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The general meaning is "Hi, everybody!".

Servus is a greeting that is common in Austria and Bavaria (see A strange greeting! Servos? for more details); the other word is a dialectal form of miteinander, here indicating that you are addressing a group.

Similar greetings that are less bound to a specific region:

Hallo zusammen!
Hallo allerseits!

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