Hakenkreuz(redirected from Hakenkreuzes)
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[German : Haken, hook (from Middle High German hāken; see haček) + Kreuz, cross (from Middle High German kriuze; see kreuzer).]
(Historical Terms) the swastika
[literally: hooked cross]
A German word meaning hooked cross, used to mean the swastika.
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|Noun||1.||Hakenkreuz - the official emblem of the Nazi Party and the Third Reich; a cross with the arms bent at right angles in a clockwise direction|
tetraskele, tetraskelion - a figure consisting of four stylized human arms or legs (or bent lines) radiating from a center