Halde

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German halda, from hald, from Proto-Germanic *hulliz, from Proto-Indo-European *kelH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhal.də/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Halde f (genitive Halde, plural Halden)

  1. (mining) spoil heap (heap formed from discarded material)
    Synonyms: Anhäufung, Aufschüttung
  2. hill or its slope
    Synonym: Bergabhang

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