Prügelknabe

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Prügel ("beating, punishment") + Knabe ("boy, lad")

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpʀyːɡəlknaːbə/

Noun[edit]

Prügelknabe m (genitive Prügelknaben, plural Prügelknaben)

  1. whipping boy

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