edelweiss

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English[edit]

An edelweiss.
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Edelweiß, from edel (noble) + weiß (white).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

edelweiss (usually uncountable, plural edelweisses)

  1. A European perennial alpine plant, Leontopodium alpinum, with downy leaves and small white flower heads in a dense cluster.

Translations[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Edelweiß.

Noun[edit]

edelweiss n, m (plural edelweissen, diminutive edelweissje n)

  1. edelweiss

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Edelweiß. See English edelweiss.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

edelweiss m (plural edelweiss)

  1. edelweiss

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