Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pferd +‎ -e- +‎ Stärke, calque of English horsepower.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpfeːɐ̯dəˌʃteːɐ̯kə/
  • Hyphenation: Pfer‧de‧stär‧ke

NounEdit

Pferdestärke f (genitive Pferdestärke, plural Pferdestärken)

  1. horsepower (non-metric, approximately equal to 735.5 watts)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit