Knoblauch

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German knobelouch, with dissimilation from Old High German chlobalouh. The latter part of the word is, of course, Lauch ‎(leek). The first part originally pertains to klieben ‎(to cleave), but was later adapted to the large group of terms for thick objects beginning with kn- (cf. Knopf, Knoten, Knolle, etc.). The same in Dutch knoflook.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈknoːpˌlaʊ̯x/ (official standard)
  • IPA(key): /ˈknoːˌblaʊ̯x/ (more common)
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Noun[edit]

Knoblauch m ‎(genitive Knoblauches or Knoblauchs, no plural)

  1. garlic

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