wiener

noun wie·ner \ˈwē-nər, ˈwē-nē also ˈwi-nē\

Variants of wiener

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\ˈwē-nər, ˈwē-nē also ˈwi-nē\

Origin and Etymology of wiener

short for wienerwurst


First Known Use: 1900


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biographical name Wie·ner \ˈwē-nər\

Definition of Wiener

  1. Norbert 1894–1964 Am. math.


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wiener

noun wie·ner \ˈwē-nər\

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