Beekdaelen

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from a compound of beek (brook, stream) and an archaising plural form of daal (dale, valley). The municipality is named for the many brooks that flow through it.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeːkˌdaːlə(n)/

Proper nounEdit

Beekdaelen n

  1. A municipality of Limburg, Netherlands.
    Synonym: Baekdale (Limburgish, unofficial)