Colonel

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

Colonel (uncountable)

  1. (military) The military officer title.

German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English colonel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkœʁnəl/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔlənəl/ (sometimes; approaching an assumed English pronunciation)

Noun[edit]

Colonel m (genitive Colonels or Colonel, plural Colonels or Colonel)

  1. colonel; Colonel (in Anglo-Saxon armies)

Etymology 2[edit]

From French colonel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Colonel m (genitive Colonels or Colonel, plural Colonels)

  1. colonel; Colonel (in Francophone armies)

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