What does kohlrabi mean?

Definitions for kohlrabikoʊlˈrɑ bi, -ˈræb i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kohlrabi, Brassica oleracea gongylodes(noun)

    plant cultivated for its enlarged fleshy turnip-shaped edible stem

  2. kohlrabi, turnip cabbage(noun)

    fleshy turnip-shaped edible stem of the kohlrabi plant


  1. kohlrabi(Noun)

    A cultivar of the cabbage, Brassica oleracea, having a turnip-shaped edible stem.

  2. Origin: From the Kohlrabi, from Kohl (cabbage) + Rabi (turnip), from the cavoli rape, the plural of cavolo rapa (cole rape).


  1. Kohlrabi

    Kohlrabi is a perennial vegetable, and is a low, stout cultivar of cabbage. Kohlrabi can be eaten raw as well as cooked.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Kohlrabi

    kōl′rā-bi, n. the turnip-cabbage. [Ger.,—It. cavolo rapa, cole-turnip.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kohlrabi in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kohlrabi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Janet Helm:

    Kohlrabi may be the new kale, a lot of chefs are working with it, so it's well-positioned for trending in 2015. It's kind of ugly, and has these big shoots coming out of it, so most people don't know what to do with them.

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