Schnorchel

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From schnarchen (to snore). So called because of the submarine snorkel's operative resemblance to a nose and its noise when in use.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Schnorchel m (genitive Schnorchels, plural Schnorchel)

  1. snorkel (underwater breathing tube)
  2. submarine snorkel, snort

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: snorkel
  • Japanese: シュノーケル (shunōkeru)

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