koscher

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Yiddish כּשר(kosher), from Hebrew כָּשֵׁר(kašér).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkoːʃər], [ˈkoːʃɐ]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

koscher (strong nominative masculine singular koscherer, not comparable)

  1. (Judaism, of food) kosher
  2. (colloquial, chiefly in the negative) free of doubt, safe
    Synonym: geheuer

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • koscher” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • koscher” in Duden online

SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German koscher, from Yiddish כּשר(kosher), from Hebrew כָּשֵׁר(kašér). Attested in Swedish since 1911.

AdjectiveEdit

koscher (not comparable)

  1. kosher

Usage notesEdit

Typically part of compounds. As an adjective, only used predicatively.

Derived termsEdit

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