Amerikaner

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Amerikaan + -er.

Noun[edit]

Amerikaner (plural Amerikaners)

  1. American

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ameʁiˈkaːnɐ/
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Amerika +‎ -er, with an additional n.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. (male) American (from the Americas, the American continent)
  2. (male) American (from the United States of America (the United States / the States / the USA / the US) or just America for short)

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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, usually plain white, chocolate, or half-white/half-chocolate.

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