Geißel

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Geissel (Switzerland, Liechtenstein)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German geisel, from Old High German geisila (whip).

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Noun[edit]

Geißel f (genitive Geißel, plural Geißeln)

  1. scourge (source of persistent trouble)
  2. scourge (whip, often of leather)
  3. (biology) flagellum

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