EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kiefer

  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Oklahoma.

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GermanEdit

 
Kiefern

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkiːfɐ/, [kʰiːfɐ]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːfɐ

Etymology 1Edit

From older Kienföhre.

NounEdit

Kiefer f (genitive Kiefer, plural Kiefern)

  1. pine (tree of genus Pinus)
    Synonyms: Kiefernbaum, Föhre, (archaic) Kienföhre
    Hypernym: Nadelbaum
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Etymology 2Edit

 
Der menschliche Kiefer

From Middle High German kiver, from the root of Käfer (beetle).

NounEdit

Kiefer m or n (genitive Kiefers, plural Kiefer)

  1. jaw
Usage notesEdit

The noun is also neuter in Austrian German. In the North of the German language area it is always masculine.

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