-burger

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See also: burger and Bürger

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from hamburger, as if it were ham + -burger.

Suffix[edit]

-burger

  1. Used to make the names of hamburgers served in buns with the addition of the specified foodstuff, or with that foodstuff used in place of the usual meat.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Backformed from hamburger through influence of the English use of -burger as a suffix.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʏrɣər/, /'burgər/

Suffix[edit]

-burger m

  1. -burger

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