Meaning of aberglaube in English:

aberglaube

Pronunciation /ˈɑːbəɡlaʊbə/

noun

  • Belief in things beyond the certain and verifiable.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Contemporary Review. From German Aberglaube from Middle High German aber again, but (in compounds expressing opposition or falsity; originally a comparative of ab) + gloube belief.