Fleischer

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German fleischer, vleischer, vleischære, equivalent to Fleisch +‎ -er. Compare also Old High German fleiskskerni (butcher).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈflaɪ̯ʃɐ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Fleischer m (genitive Fleischers, plural Fleischer, feminine Fleischerin)

  1. (regional, chiefly northern and eastern Germany) butcher (male or of unspecified sex)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This is the preferred term in government and other official contexts in Germany.

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Proper noun[edit]

Fleischer ? (genitive Fleischer)

  1. An occupational surname​.

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