Hammel

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hamel from Old High German hamal (adjective).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaml̩/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Hammel m (genitive Hammels, plural Hammel)

  1. wether (castrated ram)
  2. mutton (sheepflesh, sheepmeat)
  3. jackass (person)

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Synonyms[edit]

(wether)

(mutton)

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Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Hammel, Dutch hamel.

Noun[edit]

Hammel m (plural Hammel)

  1. wether, castrated ram