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See also: schiefer

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German schiver, from Old High German skivaro.

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NounEdit

Schiefer m (genitive Schiefers, plural Schiefer)

  1. shale, slate
  2. (Austria) small splinter (sharp piece of wood, etc.)
    sich einen Schiefer einziehen
    to get a wooden splinter into one's finger by accident

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