Krug

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Krug

  1. A surname​.
    • 2009 April 14, Patricia Sullivan, “Judith Krug”, The Washington Post:
      Director of the ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom since 1967, Mrs. Krug was a national leader in several legal cases that rose to the Supreme Court.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German kruog. Cognates include Danish krukke ‎(jar), Dutch kruik, Low Saxon (Low German) kroog, English crock, Icelandic krukka ‎(pot), and French cruche ‎(jug) (a loanword from Frankish).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʁuːk/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /kʁuːx/ (northern and central Germany; chiefly colloquial)
  • Rhymes: -uːk

Noun[edit]

Krug m ‎(genitive Kruges or Krugs, plural Krüge)

  1. jug

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Krug in Duden online