Nutella

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined in the early 1960s by Michele Ferrero, the son of Pietro Ferrero (the inventor of the product's forerunner, Supercrema).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nuːˈtɛlə/, /nʌˈtɛlə/

Proper noun[edit]

Nutella

  1. A sweet spread made from hazelnuts, sugar, vegetable oils, cocoa solids and skimmed milk.

Translations[edit]


French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nutella m

  1. Nutella

German[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Nutella m, f, n (genitive Nutella or Nutellas, no plural)

  1. (uncountable) Any type of chocolate sandwich spread, especially Nutella.
  2. (countable) A container of chocolate sandwich spread.
    Gibst du mir mal die Nutella?
    Can you give me the Nutella?

Usage notes[edit]

As is often the case with brand names, the gender of Nutella varies. Depending on region, it may be feminine, neuter, or (rarely) masculine.

Quotations[edit]

  • feminine:
    • 2008, Kirsten Reko, Single und fabelhaft!, page 89-90:
      Entschlossen griff ich mir einen Teelöffel, öffnete beherzt den Deckel der Nutella und strich einen extra großen Batzen heraus.
    • 2010, Nina Bihr, Das Vaterschaftsjahr, page 34:
      Die Sache mit der Nutella
  • neuter:
    • 2010, Maren Plugowsky-Schmidt, Dörthe Langecker, Das Apfelbuch für den Guten Zweck, page 78:
      Das Nutella muss noch weich sein.
  • masculine:
    • 2008, Troels Ravn Klausen, ...und zwar VERDIENT!, page 4-5:
      Auch unsere Reise im Oktober 2008 nach Malta ist durch Neckermann gebucht, der Nutella im Schrank ist bei euch gekauft [...]

Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nutella

  1. A sweet spread made from hazelnuts, sugar, vegetable oils, cocoa solids and skimmed milk.