Kamm

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German chamb, from Proto-Germanic *kambaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰos(tooth), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰ-(to pierce, gnaw through).

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Noun[edit]

Kamm m ‎(genitive Kamms or Kammes, plural Kämme, diminutive Kämmchen n)

  1. comb
  2. crest (of various animals), comb (of rooster)
  3. (cooking) shoulder (of pork), neck (of mutton/beef)
  4. ridge (of hills, mountains)

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External links[edit]

  • Kamm in Duden online