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Why are hamburgers called hamburgers?


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The hamburgers get their name from the city Hamburg, Germany. It has nothing to do with ham Hamburg is well known for it’s cut of beef called the Hamburg steak.

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Hamburger is a shorthand name for "hamburger steak," a patty made of ground beef, originally from Hamburg, Germany.

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