See also: krebs and krebs'

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Krebs

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

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German krebz, krebez, krebeze, from Old High German crebiz, krebiz, from Proto-Germanic *krabitaz, akin to Dutch kreeft. From Proto-Indo-European *gerbʰ- (to scratch), see also Old Prussian gīrbin (number), Old Church Slavonic жрѣбии (žrěbii, lot, tallymark), Ancient Greek γράφειν (gráphein, to scratch, etch).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kʁeːps/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /kʁɛps/ (regionally, chiefly western German)
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NounEdit

Krebs m (genitive Krebses, plural Krebse)

  1. crab
  2. cancer (disease)
  3. (astronomy, astrology) Cancer

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DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: krebs
  • German Low German: Krebs
  • Saterland Frisian: Krääps
  • Scanian: krævs

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Krebs m (plural Krebs)

  1. crab
  2. cancer

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