Schwalbe

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Schwalbe

  1. (aviation, military) The World War II Messerschmitt Me-262 jet fighter.

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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German swalwa, from Proto-Germanic *swalwǭ, whence also Old English swealwe and Old Norse svala.

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NounEdit

Schwalbe f ‎(genitive Schwalbe, plural Schwalben)

  1. swallow (bird)
  2. (aviation, military) name of the WWII Messerschmitt Me-262 jet-fighter

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