stiefvader

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Germanic stief- (step-) +‎ vader (father) (both cognate); perfectly parallel with cognate German Stiefvater

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

stiefvader m (plural stiefvaders, diminutive stiefvadertje n)

  1. A stepfather, stepdad

SynonymsEdit

  • stiefvaar m (closely cognate)

Derived termsEdit

  • stiefvaderlijk (adjective)
  • stiefvaderschap n

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 03:27