What is a Schrank?

noun. (in Pennsylvania Dutch furniture) a two-door clothes cabinet one side of which has drawers and shelves and the other side an open space for hanging clothes.

Is Schrank masculine or feminine?

​ Schrank, masculine, ‘cupboard, chest, press,’ from Middle High German schranc (k), masculine, ‘that which shuts off, railing, enclosure, barrier, enclosing, space shut off, cupboard.

How do you spell Schrank?


  1. closet, the ~ Noun.
  2. cabinet, the ~ Noun.
  3. cupboard, the ~ Noun.
  4. box, the ~ Noun. ‐ a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid. he rummaged through a box of spare parts.

What is a shrunk in Germany?

A German shrunk….. refers to a highly decorative piece of furniture that combines aspects of a curio, clothing wardrobe and a cabinet. They are made from light coloured oak wood and they come in various shapes and sizes.

What gender is Schrank in German?

Translation of “cabinet” in German

4 translation entries available
English cabinet
Type noun
German Schrank
Gender m

What is the plural of Schrank in German?

Schrank m (plural Schranken)

What is the plural of Tisch?

die Tische
The plural of Tisch is die Tische.

Is kommode masculine or feminine in German?

Adjective. inflection of kommod: strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular.

What is a German Hutch called?

A “Schrank” in Germany is pronounced the way you spelled it and it simply means cabinet. People distinguish between different room cabinets.

How do you spell shrunk in German?

Shrunk translate to German meanings: Geschrumpft. In other words, Geschrumpft in German is Shrunk in English.

Is Tisch masculine or feminine?

Der Tisch (table) is masculine. Der Hund (dog) is masculine. Die Katzte (cat), however, is feminine.