Hakenkreuz

[ hah-kuh n-kroits ]
/ ˈhɑ kənˌkrɔɪts /

noun, plural Ha·ken·kreu·ze [hah-kuh n-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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