Schabe

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schabe (scraper, chaff, moulding; moth, cockroach), from Old High German scaba (scraper, plane), from Proto-Germanic *skabō (scraper). Related to German Low German Schabbe (mange, scabies), English scab.

Noun[edit]

Schabe f (genitive Schabe, plural Schaben)

  1. scabies
  2. cockroach

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