wiener
also weiner noun Etymology: short for wienerwurst Date: 1900 frankfurter

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  • Wiener — Als Wiener bezeichnet man: einen Bewohner von Wien eine dünne Brühwurst (Wiener Würstchen) oder eine Schnittwurst ein gebackenes Schnitzel, siehe Wiener Schnitzel ein österreichisches Monatsmagazin, siehe Wiener (Zeitschrift) eine Gruppe von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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