Schaufel

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: schaufel

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schūfele, schūvele, from Old High German scūvala, from Proto-Germanic *skuflō. Cognate with English shovel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃaʊ̯fəl/, [ˈʃaʊ̯fəl], [ˈʃaʊ̯fl̩]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Schaufel f (genitive Schaufel, plural Schaufeln, diminutive Schäufelchen n)

  1. shovel

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Pennsylvania German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German Schaufel, Dutch schoffel, English shovel.

Noun[edit]

Schaufel f (plural Schaufle)

  1. shovel (broad)
  2. scoop shovel