Schaum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Schaum.

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Schaum (plural Schaums)

  1. A surname, from German​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Schaum is the 34272nd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 662 individuals. Schaum is most common among White (95.47%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German schūm, from Old High German scūm, from Proto-Germanic *skūmaz. Cognate to English scum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃaʊ̯m/
  • Rhymes: -aʊ̯m
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Noun[edit]

Schaum m (genitive Schaumes or Schaums, plural Schäume)

  1. foam, lather, froth

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Hunsrik[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Schaum m (plural Scheim)

  1. foam, froth

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German scūm, from Proto-Germanic *skūmaz. Cognate with German Schaum, Dutch schuim, English scum.

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Noun[edit]

Schaum m (uncountable)

  1. foam, lather