See also: schnee

Alemannic GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German snê, from Old High German snēo, from Proto-West Germanic *snaiw.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Schnee m (plural Schnee, diminutive Schneeli or Schneewli)

  1. snow

GermanEdit

 
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Schnee (2)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German snê, from Old High German snēo, from Proto-West Germanic *snaiw.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃneː/
  • Rhymes: -eː
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Schnee

NounEdit

Schnee m (genitive Schnees, no plural)

  1. (uncountable, meteorology) snow
    Der Schnee schmilzt wegen des heißen Wetters.
    The snow is melting because of the hot weather.
  2. (uncountable, figuratively) snow (static on TV set etc.)
  3. (uncountable, slang) cocaine

DeclensionEdit

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pfeifer, Wolfgang, editor (1993) , “Schnee”, in Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Deutschen (in German), 3rd edition, Akademie Verlag, →ISBN

Further readingEdit


HunsrikEdit

 
Schnee in Brasil

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German snê, from Old High German snēo, from Proto-West Germanic *snaiw.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Schnee m

  1. snow

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German snê, from Old High German snēo, from Proto-West Germanic *snaiw.

NounEdit

Schnee m

  1. snow

PlautdietschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German snê, from Old Saxon snēo, from Proto-West Germanic *snaiw.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Schnee m

  1. snow