Kindchen

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Kind +‎ -chen

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɪntçən/
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  • Hyphenation: Kind‧chen

NounEdit

Kindchen n (genitive Kindchens, plural Kinderchen or Kindchen)

  1. Diminutive of Kind

Usage notesEdit

  • The plural Kinderchen is more common than unchanged Kindchen. (This is an exceptional case: other plurals with an infixed -er-, such as Lämmerchen, are less common than the respective unchanged form.)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Kindchen” in Duden online
  • Kindchen” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache