GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German obeman, equivalent to ob- (over-) +‎ Mann (man).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔpˌman]
  • Hyphenation: Ob‧mann
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NounEdit

Obmann m (genitive Obmanns or Obmannes, plural Obmänner or Obleute, female Obfrau or Obmännin)

  1. chairman
  2. representative
  3. (sports) head referee, official, judge

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