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See also: imker
- From Middle Low German immenkar (“beehive”), which is a compound with Middle Low German kar (“basket”). The component -ker < -kar would then have been secondarily associated with the Low German suffix -ker for occupations (compare Böttcher).
- Directly derived from Imme with the mentioned suffix. Cognate with Dutch imker.
- beekeeper (male or of unspecified sex)
Declension of Imker
- Bienenzüchter (less common)
- “Imker” in Duden online