Pfand

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pfant/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /fant/ (northern Germany, central Germany)
  • Rhymes: -ant
  • Homophone: fand (nonstandard)

NounEdit

Pfand n, m ‎(genitive Pfandes or Pfands, plural Pfänder)

  1. pawn
  2. pledge
  3. can or bottle deposit

Usage notesEdit

The commonly used gender for the noun is neuter in Germany and masculine in Austria.

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