scheut

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch schote, schuete, from Old Dutch *skuti, from Proto-Germanic *skutiz. Cognate with German Schuss, Old English scyte, Icelandic skutur. Related to schieten and schot.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scheut f (plural scheuten, diminutive scheutje n)

  1. shoot, sprout of a plant
  2. a small amount of poured liquid
  3. a short, sudden pain

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Derived termsEdit

  • pijnscheut
Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 00:13