Stempel

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Stempel.

Proper noun[edit]

Stempel (plural Stempels)

  1. A surname, from German​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Stempel is the 36900th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 605 individuals. Stempel is most common among White (96.03%) individuals.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Low German and Central German in form (Middle Low German stempel). This northern form replaces Middle High German stempfel from Old High German stemphal. Pertaining to stampfen (to stamp).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃtɛmpəl/
  • Hyphenation: Stem‧pel
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Stempel m (strong, genitive Stempels, plural Stempel)

  1. mark, imprint, trademark, brand, postmark
  2. stamp, rubber stamp (actual device used to make a mark or stamp)
  3. (mining) pit prop
  4. (military) pestle, pounder
  5. punch, stamp, stamper, die
    einen Stempel aufdrückento affix a stamp
  6. (botany) pistil
    Synonym: (in scientific usage) Pistill

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Further reading[edit]

  • Stempel” in Duden online
  • Stempel” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Hunsrik[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Stempel m (plural Stempel)

  1. postmark
  2. stamp
  3. seal

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