Schneider

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Schneider

  1. A surname​.

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French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Schneider

  1. A surname​.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From schneiden (to cut), from Old High German snīdan, from Proto-Germanic *snīþaną (to cut), from Proto-Indo-European *sneyt- (to cut), equivalent to schneiden +‎ -er. Compare Yiddish שנײַדער (shnayder).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schneider m (genitive Schneiders, plural Schneider, diminutive Schneiderlein n, feminine Schneiderin)

  1. a tailor
  2. a cranefly

Declension[edit]

Distribution of the surname Schneider in Germany

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Proper noun[edit]

Schneider m, f (genitive Schneiders)

  1. A common surname​.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Schneider m (plural Schneider)

  1. tailor