Drossel

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German drōscala, akin to Old Saxon throsla.

Noun[edit]

Drossel f (genitive Drossel, plural Drosseln)

  1. thrush (songbird of the family Turdidae)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German drozzel, from Old High German drozza, akin to Old English þrote.

Noun[edit]

Drossel f (genitive Drossel, plural Drosseln)

  1. throttle
  2. (archaic) throat
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