Hornisse

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German horniz, hornuz, from Old High German hurniz, hornuz, hornaz, from Proto-Germanic *hurznutō, from Proto-Indo-European *k̑érh₂sr-, *ḱerǝs-, *ḱrās- (hornet). Compare Dutch hoorn, hoorntje, hoornaar, English hornet.

Noun[edit]

Hornisse f (genitive Hornisse, plural Hornissen)

  1. hornet

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