Kreide

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German krīde, from Old High German krīda, from Vulgar Latin *crēda, from Latin crēta. Compare English crayon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʁaɪ̯də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Krei‧de

Noun[edit]

Tafelkreiden

Kreide f (genitive Kreide, plural Kreiden)

  1. a chalk (a piece of chalk used for drawing and on a blackboard)

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Proper noun[edit]

Kreide f (genitive Kreide)

  1. the Cretaceous

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Further reading[edit]

  • Kreide” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Kreide” in Duden online