Spielmann

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Middle High German spilman, from the Old High German spiliman, from spil +‎ man.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃpiːlman/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Spielmann m (genitive Spielmannes or Spielmanns, plural Spielmänner, diminutive Spielmännchen n)

  1. (historical) a wayfaring singer, musician, or other entertainer; a minstrel
  2. a member of a marching band

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Proper nounEdit

Spielmann ? (genitive Spielmann)

  1. An occupational surname​.

ReferencesEdit

  • Spielmann in Duden online
  • Spielmann in Deutsches Wörterbuch von Jacob und Wilhelm Grimm online