- a German housewife
- Informal a housewife, esp. one regarded as very domestic: a humorous usage
Origin of hausfrauGer: see house and Frau
Origin of hausfrauGerman Haus house ( from Middle High German hūs ) ( from Old High German) Frau wife ; see Frau .
(plural Hausfraus or Hausfrauen)
- (informal) A traditional housewife.