Hufeisen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German huofīsen, from Old High German huofīsan; equivalent to Huf (hoof) +‎ Eisen (iron).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhuːfˌaɪ̯zən/, [ˈhuːfˌʔaɪ̯zn̩]
    • IPA(key): [ˈhuːˌvaɪ̯z(ə)n], [ˈhuːˌfaɪ̯z(ə)n] (west-central Germany, Luxembourg)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Hufeisen n (genitive Hufeisens, plural Hufeisen)

  1. horseshoe

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