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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German bleh; ultimately from the same root as bleich. Compare Old Saxon blek, Dutch blik.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /blɛç/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛç

NounEdit

Blech n (genitive Bleches, plural Bleche)

  1. sheet (of metal)
  2. (informal, music) Brass, a collective term for all brass instruments, or all brass players, etc.
    „Das Blech spielt bitte mal alleine!“ rief der Dirigent.
    The conductor demanded loudly: “Brass play on their own now, please!”

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DescendantsEdit

  • Hungarian: pléh
  • Polish: blacha
  • Serbo-Croatian: plȅh

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Blech.

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Blech m pers or f

  1. A masculine surname​.
  2. A feminine surname​.

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Masculine surname:

The feminine surname is indeclinable.

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