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dummkopf

[doo m-kawf, -kawpf, duhm-] /ˈdʊmˌkɔf, -ˌkɔpf, ˈdʌm-/
noun
1.
a stupid person; dumbbell; blockhead.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10, Americanism; < German, equivalent to dumm dumb + Kopf head
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Word Origin and History for dummkopf
n.

1809 (dom cop), from German dummkopf, literally "dumb head;" see dumb (adj.) + cup (n.).

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