Bienenkorb

GermanEdit

 
ein Bienenkorb

EtymologyEdit

Biene (bee) +‎ -n- +‎ Korb (basket) (from Latin corbis of unclear, perhaps Germanic origin); perfectly parallel to Dutch equivalent bijenkorf

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbiːnənˌkɔʁp/
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  • Hyphenation: Bie‧nen‧korb

NounEdit

Bienenkorb m (genitive Bienenkorbs or Bienenkorbes, plural Bienenkörbe)

  1. A beehive, man-made structure in which bees are kept for their honey and/or as crop pollinators

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