Schaf

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German scāf, from Proto-Germanic *skēpą, akin to Luxembourgish Schof, Low German Schaap, Dutch schaap, Afrikaans skaap, English sheep, and West Frisian skiep. For more, see sheep.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃaːf/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: scharf (according to a substandard pronunciation of this word)

Noun[edit]

Schaf n (genitive Schafs or Schafes, plural Schafe)

  1. sheep
    Schafwollesheep's wool
    ein Schaf scheren — to shear a sheep

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Noun[edit]

Schaf m (plural Schief)

  1. wardrobe
  2. cupboard