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Hakenkreuz

[ hah-kuhn-kroits ]
/ ˈhɑ kənˌkrɔɪts /
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noun, plural Ha·ken·kreu·ze [hah-kuhn-kroi-tsuh], /ˈhɑ kənˌkrɔɪ tsə/, German.
a swastika, especially that used as the emblem of the Nazi party and the Third Reich.
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British Dictionary definitions for Hakenkreuz

Hakenkreuz
/ German (ˈhɑːkənˌkrɔɪts) /

noun
the swastika

Word Origin for Hakenkreuz

literally: hooked cross
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