Scheiterhaufen

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Etymology[edit]

From Scheit (stake) +‎ -er- +‎ Haufen (pile).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃaɪ̯tɐˌhaʊ̯fn̩/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Scheiterhaufen m (genitive Scheiterhaufens, plural Scheiterhaufen)

  1. stake (pile of stakes used for execution by burning)
  2. pyre, funeral pyre

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