or frankfurt noun Etymology: German Frankfurter of Frankfurt, from Frankfurt am Main, Germany Date: 1887 a cured cooked sausage (as of beef or beef and pork) that may be skinless or stuffed in a casing

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  • Frankfurter — steht für: Einwohner von Frankfurt am Main Einwohner von Frankfurt (Oder) Frankfurter Würstchen Frankfurter Würstel, österreichisch für Wiener Würstchen Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (kurz auch FAZ) Frankfurter Rundschau (kurz auch FR)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Frankfurter — may refer to: *a sausage as made in Frankfurt; a hot dog *a resident of Frankfurt am Main, Germany *a resident of Frankfurt (Oder), GermanyFrankfurter is a German surname and may refer to: * David Frankfurter (1909–1982),… …   Wikipedia

  • frankfurter — hot dog, 1894, American English, from Ger. Frankfurter of Frankfurt, because a smoked beef and pork sausage somewhat like a U.S. hot dog was originally made in Germany, where it was associated with the city of Frankfurt am Main (lit. ford of the… …   Etymology dictionary

  • frankfurter — ► NOUN ▪ a seasoned smoked sausage made of beef and pork. ORIGIN from German Frankfurter Wurst Frankfurt sausage …   English terms dictionary

  • frankfurter — /frankˈfurter, ted. ˈfʀaŋkˌfuʌtʌ/ [vc. ted., propriamente «di Francoforte», agg. etnico di Frankfurt «Francoforte»] s. m. inv. würstel …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • frankfurter — [n] cylindrical meat sausage bowwow*, Coney Island*, dog*, footlong*, frank, hot dog, link, weenie*, wiener, wienerwurst; concepts 457,460 …   New thesaurus

  • Frankfurter — [fraŋk′fər tər] Felix 1882 1965; associate justice, U.S. Supreme Court (1939 62), born in Austria …   English World dictionary

  • frankfurter — ☆ frankfurter [fraŋk′fər tər ] n. [Ger, after FRANKFURT (AM MAIN)] a cooked smoked sausage of beef or beef with pork, turkey, etc., made in cylindrical links a few inches long, now usually without a casing; wiener: also frankfurt or frankfort… …   English World dictionary

  • Frankfurter — heißes Würstchen; warme Würstchen; Wiener; Wiener Würstchen; warmes Würstchen; Frankfurter Würstchen * * * Frạnk|fur|ter I 〈m. 3〉 Einwohner der Stadt Frankfurt (am Main bzw. an der Oder) II 〈n …   Universal-Lexikon

  • frankfurter — /frangk feuhr teuhr/, n. a small, cooked and smoked sausage of beef or beef and pork, with or without casing; hot dog; wiener. Also, frankfort, frankforter, frankfurt. [1890 95, Amer.; < G: Frankfort sausage; see ER1] * * * ▪ sausage also called… …   Universalium

  • Frankfurter — /frangk feuhr teuhr/, n. Felix, 1882 1965, U.S. jurist, born in Austria: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1939 62. * * * ▪ sausage also called  wiener , or (in the United States)  hot dog        highly seasoned sausage, traditionally… …   Universalium

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