Zwiebel

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German[edit]

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ZwiebelnAllium cepa

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German zwîbel, zwîbolle, from Old High German zwibollo, from Late Latin cēpulla, diminutive of Latin cēpa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡sviːbəl/
  • Hyphenation: Zwie‧bel
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Zwiebel f (genitive Zwiebel, plural Zwiebeln)

  1. onion (typically Allium cepa, the plant or its bulb)
  2. bulb (of a plant)

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Further reading[edit]

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