Scheune

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From Old High German scugina, from Proto-Germanic *skiwją, *skiwô (cloud, cloud cover, haze), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kew- (to cover, hide, cloud). Cognates include Sanskrit स्कुनाति (skunāti, he covers), Old English scēo (sky), scuwa (shade, darkness, protection) and Ancient Greek σκῦτος (skûtos, hide, leather)

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Scheune f (genitive Scheune, plural Scheunen)

  1. barn

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