USAGE: Help: German definition (was Re: USAGE: German VhC pronunciation)
|From:||Roger Mills <rfmilly@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, August 3, 2004, 15:30|
Philip Newton wrote:
> It's |Stall| [Stal]. (Your example of 'pigsty' is 'Schweinestall'.)
>Apologies for going off-topic, but what might be the meaning of
"Schweinekuhle" ? In a 1927 work, it glosses a Moluccan proto-form,
and -kuhle does not occur (at least not in a sense that would fit with
Schweine-) in my Germ. dictionary.
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