Karre

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Karren m (chiefly southern Germany, Austria, Switzerland)

Etymology[edit]

A chiefly Central and Low German form (vis-à-vis Upper German Karren). From Middle Low German and northern Middle High German karre f, from Old Saxon and Old High German karra, from Latin carrus ‎(cart), from Gaulish karros. Compare Dutch kar, English car.

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Karre f ‎(genitive Karre, plural Karren)

  1. (regional, chiefly northern and central Germany) cart, barrow
  2. (colloquial) car, automobile

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