bq. Well then, why DID the effete Europeans name all their great cities after pastries and sausages?
And Chris Waigl comments on the Amerikaner. Now I thought Amerikaner here were always black and white, but my search today (in the middle of a heatwave) only produced a white one. Here it is nearing the end of its life:
And here (added later) a vague indication of size:
Of course there are Debrecziner and Krakauer, and even Regensburger. And on some translators’ list (pt?) there is currently a discussion about Engländer, Franzosen and Schweden – all of them types of wrench, if I understood it correctly. It can’t have been the Werkzeugforum, because I don’t read that.
LATER NOTE: How could I forget the Weimaraner?