Handball

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See also: handball, hand ball, and håndball

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Hand +‎ Ball

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhantbal/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Handball m (strong, genitive Handballes or Handballs, plural Handbälle)

  1. (uncountable) handball (Olympic team sport)
  2. (countable) handball (the ball used in this sport)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Not used for the foul in association football; for that see Handspiel.

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Handball” in Duden online
  • Handball” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache