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bloot

DutchEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch bloot, from Old Dutch *blōt, from Proto-Germanic *blautaz. Cognate with German bloß, Old English blēat, Old Norse blautr.

AdjectiveEdit

bloot (comparative bloter, superlative blootst)

  1. (literally) bare, naked, nude
  2. unprotected, uncovered
  3. unaided
  4. simple, uncomplicated
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NounEdit

bloot n (uncountable, diminutive blootje n)

  1. nakedness, especially as art subject or in porn

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

bloot f (plural bloten, diminutive blootje n)

  1. Alternative form of ploot.

ReferencesEdit

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]