See also: klinge

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German klinge, derived from klingen (to sound), from the sound of clashing metal. Cognate with Middle Low German klinge.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈklɪŋə]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Klin‧ge

NounEdit

Klinge f (genitive Klinge, plural Klingen)

  1. blade (of a weapon or tool)
  2. a bladed weapon, sword, saber, etc.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Esperanto: klingo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: klinge
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: klinge
  • Polish: klinga

Further readingEdit

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