Amerikaner

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: amerikaner

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Amerikaan + -er.

Noun[edit]

Amerikaner (plural Amerikaners)

  1. American

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ameʁiˈkaːnɐ/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Amerika +‎ -er, with an additional n, or from Latin americanus + -er

Noun[edit]

Amerikaner m (genitive Amerikaners, plural Amerikaner, female Amerikanerin)

  1. American (from America, the Americas, the American continent(s))
  2. (colloquial) US-American (from the United States of America, the United States, the USA, the US, 'Murica)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

(US-American):

Hyponyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

A black and white Amerikaner

Alteration of the former name Ammoniakaner, so named from the ammonium bicarbonate that may be used as leavening.

Noun[edit]

Amerikaner m (genitive Amerikaners, plural Amerikaner)

  1. A round cakelike pastry of flour, butter, and lemon juice, with a sugar glaze, most often plain white, but sometimes chocolate or half-white/half-chocolate.
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]