Definition of Asperger in English:

Asperger

(also Asberger)

Pronunciation /ˈaspəːɡə/ /ˈaspəːdʒə/

noun

Medicine
  • 1Attributive Affected with Asperger's syndrome; characteristic of or relating to Asperger's syndrome.

  • 2In the genitive, used absol. = "Asperger's syndrome".

Origin

1970s (in an earlier sense). From the name of Hans Asperger, Austrian psychiatrist, who described the condition in 1944.