The Book Thief

why was Liesl called salmage?

There was no explanation why she was called salmage by Rudy or her family? Was it a term of endearment?

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I think you have the above word spelled incorrectly. Do you mean "Saumensch?"

If so, this word in meant as an insult. It is not an endearment.