Dornröschen

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German[edit]

Dornröschen

Etymology[edit]

Dorn (thorn) +‎ Rose (rose) +‎ -chen (diminuitive suffix), cognate to Dutch Doornroosje.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɔʁnˈʁøːsçən/
  • Hyphenation: Dorn‧rös‧chen
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Noun[edit]

Dornröschen n

  1. A small, thorny rose

Proper noun[edit]

Dornröschen n

  1. The fairy tale character Sleeping Beauty

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