krummhorn

/ (ˈkrʌmˌhɔːn) /

noun

a variant spelling of crumhorn

Nearby words

  1. krukenberg's tumor,
  2. kruller,
  3. krumhorn,
  4. krumkake,
  5. krummholz,
  6. krumping,
  7. krupp,
  8. krupskaya,
  9. krupskaya, nadezhda konstantinovna,
  10. krutch

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Word Origin and History for krummhorn

krummhorn

n.

also crummhorn, "curved wind instrument," 1864, from German, literally "crooked horn," from krumm "curved, crooked."

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