A long word by Christine Burgmer | Jan 2, 2016 | Allgemein | 0 comments Why is “abbreviation” such a long word? Do you know what it means? In German, “Abkürzung”! Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.