Hebel

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German hebel, from Old High German *hebil, from Proto-Germanic *habilaz. Surface etymology: heben +‎ -el. Cognate with Middle Low German hēvel, Middle English hevel, heveld.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈheːbəl/, [ˈheːbl̩]
  • Rhymes: -eːbəl
  • Hyphenation: He‧bel
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Hebel m (genitive Hebels, plural Hebel)

  1. operating lever, hand gear
  2. (mechanics) lever
  3. (sports) lever hold
  4. (finance) leverage

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Polish: hebel
  • German Low German: Hebel

Proper noun[edit]

Hebel m or f (genitive Hebels)

  1. A surname​.

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