blauwe vinvis


Alternative formsEdit

  • vinvisch (obsolete spelling)


inflection of blauw 'blue' + vinvis (name of various whale species; from vin 'fin' + vis 'fish', although they are marine mammals)


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blauwe vinvis m (plural blauwe vinvissen, diminutive blauw vinvisje n)

  1. (zoology) The whale species grouping blue whale, Balaenoptera musculus

Related termsEdit

  • blauwbaard
  • blauwverver m
  • haaienvin m, f
  • vindelig (adjective)
  • vinvoetige m
  • (whales) bruinvis m, potvis m, walvis m
Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 02:33