Adler

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English[edit]

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Adler

  1. A surname​.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compound of edel and Aar. When Aar started assuming a more general meaning of "bird of prey suitable for hunting or falconry", the term edler Aar emerged to distinguish eagles from other hunting birds such as falcons and hawks.

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Noun[edit]

Adler m (genitive Adlers, plural Adler)

  1. eagle
  2. (heraldry) eagle, as used on a coat of arms

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Adler m (plural Adleren)

  1. eagle