From French crème.
- IPA(key): /kʁɛːm/, /ˈkʁɛːmə/, /kʁeːm/, /ˈkʁeːmə/
Creme f (genitive Creme, plural Cremes or Cremen)
- cream (medicine)
- frosting, custard
- cream colour
- For “cream” meaning “milkfat” use Sahne, or (regionally) Rahm; Obers.
- The plural Cremes is applied by speakers who use a monosyllabic pronunciation for the singular, while the plural Cremen is accordance with a disyllabic pronunciation. The former is more common.