stammel

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French estamel

Noun[edit]

stammel (usually uncountable, plural stammels)

  1. A woolen cloth used in medieval times to make undergarments.
  2. A bright red colour, like that of the stammel cloth.
    stammel colour:  
  3. (Britain, dialectal) A large, clumsy horse.
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  4. (Britain, dialectal) A vigorous girl.

Adjective[edit]

stammel (not comparable)

  1. Of a bright red colour, like that of the stammel cloth.

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

stammel

  1. First-person singular present of stammeln.
  2. Imperative singular of stammeln.