Berliner

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Etymology[edit]

The first sense is either from German Berliner ‎(native or inhabitant of Berlin) or formed in English from Berlin +‎ -er (from Berlin). The second sense is from German Berliner ‎(doughnut).

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Noun[edit]

Berliner ‎(plural Berliners)

  1. A native or inhabitant of Berlin.
  2. A doughnut with a sweet filling.

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German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Berlin +‎ -er

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Noun[edit]

Berliner m ‎(genitive Berliners, plural Berliner, feminine Berlinerin)

  1. a Berliner (native or inhabitant of Berlin)
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Adjective[edit]

Berliner ‎(invariable)

  1. from, of, or pertaining to Berlin
    Besucher finden die Berliner Museen sehr interessant.
    Visitors find Berlin’s museums very interesting.

Etymology 2[edit]

Short for Berliner Pfannkuchen.

Noun[edit]

Berliner m ‎(genitive Berliners, plural Berliner)

  1. a pastry similar to a doughnut, with a sweet filling; a Berliner
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