haard

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *herth, from Proto-Germanic *herþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ker- (heat; fire). Compare German Herd, West Frisian hurd, English hard.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

haard m (plural haarden, diminutive haardje n)

  1. hearth
  2. fireplace
  3. place where a disease or disaster begins

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 03:39