Gefreiter

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

from the fact that the rank was originally freed from sentry duty

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡəˈfraɪ̯tɐ/
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Noun[edit]

Gefreiter m (genitive Gefreiten, plural Gefreite)

  1. (military) lance corporal (military rank)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Russian: ефре́йтор (jefréjtor)

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