See also: krabbe

English Edit

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Etymology Edit

Borrowed from German and Danish Krabbe.

Proper noun Edit

Krabbe (plural Krabbes)

  1. A surname.

Statistics Edit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Krabbe is the 36337th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 616 individuals. Krabbe is most common among White (93.83%) individuals.

Further reading Edit

German Edit

Etymology Edit

Borrowed from Low German and Middle Low German krabbe, probably from the root of krabbeln.

Cognate with Dutch krab, English crab, Old Norse krabbi (Norwegian krabbe, Swedish krabba). Root cognate with crawl, scrape. More at crab. Further origin unknown; either from a substrate language, or, if inherited, related to kerben. Compare Latin carabus.

Pronunciation Edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʁabə/
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Noun Edit

Krabbe f (genitive Krabbe, plural Krabben)

  1. crab
  2. shrimp
  3. (architecture) crocket

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Proper noun Edit

Krabbe m or f (proper noun, surname, masculine genitive Krabbes or (with an article) Krabbe, feminine genitive Krabbe, plural Krabbes or Krabbe)

  1. a surname

Further reading Edit

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