In a recent question someone suggested something that I had never heard of before (Question here). The so-called
The situation was as follows:
In German you have Sprecher/-in or SprecherIn to signal that there are both male and female speakers. This is a common pattern. The answer now suggested another form:
with the synthetic ending -ix.
I have never seen this form before and could not find much information on it online. Does this form actually exist? Is it a new thing or has it been in the German language for a long time? Also is it common in any field to use this? Also how would it be applied to other words. Let's make some examples:
Sänger/-in -> Sängerix
Bauarbeiter/-in -> Bauarbeiterix
Are these correct applications of this concept?
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