Creme

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See also: creme, crémé, cremé, crème, and Crème

German[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French crème.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʁɛːm/, /ˈkʁɛːmə/, /kʁeːm/, /ˈkʁeːmə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Creme

Noun[edit]

Creme f (genitive Creme, plural Cremes or Cremen)

  1. cream (medicine)
  2. frosting, custard
  3. cream colour

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • 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.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in German · Farben (layout · text)
     Weiß      Grau      Schwarz
             Rot (Purpur)              Orange; Braun              Gelb; Creme, Ocker
             Grün (Hellgrün, Neongrün)              Grün (Dunkelgrün)             
             Türkis (Cyan, Meeresgrün)              Blau (Hellblau, Azurblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Lila, Violett (Blasslila, Altrosa)              Lila, Violett (Magenta, Purpur)              Rosa ; Pink
            

References[edit]

  • Creme” in Duden online
  • Creme” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache