Schwärmer

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

schwärmen (to romanticise, gush) +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃvɛʁməʁ/, [ˈʃvɛɐ̯mɐ]
  • Hyphenation: Schwär‧mer

Noun[edit]

Schwärmer m (genitive Schwärmers, plural Schwärmer, feminine Schwärmerin)

  1. enthusiast, zealot, extremist, sentimentalist, dreamer, visionary
  2. (moth) hawkmoth, sphinx moth, Sphingidae
  3. (firecracker) serpent, jumping jack

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