Apeldoorn

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Proper nounEdit

Apeldoorn

  1. A city in Gelderland, Netherlands.
  2. A municipality of Gelderland, Netherlands.

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EtymologyEdit

First attested as appoldro in 790-793. Derived either from Old Dutch apuldra- (apple tree) or apuldron, or from a dative plural version of Proto-Germanic *apuldra- (apple trees). Compare Aperloo, Appeltern, Ter Apel and Apuldram.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaː.pəlˌdoːrn/
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  • Hyphenation: Apel‧doorn

Proper nounEdit

Apeldoorn n

  1. Apeldoorn (a city and municipality of Gelderland, Netherlands).
    Synonym: Apeldoorne (Low Saxon, unofficial), Knienenbrug (Carnival nickname)

Derived termsEdit