spitzenburg

or spitz·en·berg

[spit-suh n-burg]

Origin of spitzenburg

1795–1805, Americanism; short for Esopus Spitzenberg, after Esopus, N.Y. + Dutch spits point + berg mountain; so called from its being found on a hill near Esopus
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