Em·​men·​ta·​ler ˈe-mən-ˌtä-lər How to pronounce Emmentaler (audio)
variants or Emmenthaler or Emmental or Emmenthal

Word History


German, from Emmental, Switzerland

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Emmentaler was in 1902

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“Emmentaler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Emmentaler. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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