koolraap

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Germanica: kool 'cabbage' + raap 'turnip'

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

koolraap f (plural koolrapen, diminutive koolraapje n)

  1. (botany) A rutabaga, Brassica napus (notably variety napobrassica)
  2. A swede, the edible part (yellow root) of the above
  3. (botany) The related Brassica oleracea, var. gongylodes or caulorapa, and their corresponding part

SynonymsEdit

  • raapkool

Derived termsEdit

  • glaskoolraap

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 20:29