AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch afdak. Equivalent to af +‎ dak.

NounEdit

afdak (plural afdakke, diminutive afdakkie)

  1. A roof over an area not fully enclosed by walls; a lean-to, shelter, shelter roof.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From af +‎ dak.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑfdɑk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: af‧dak

NounEdit

afdak n (plural afdaken or afdakken, diminutive afdakje n)

  1. lean-to, shelter roof; a roof over an area not fully enclosed by walls

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: afdak
  • Papiamentu: afdak
  • Sranan Tongo: afdaki
  • West Frisian: ôfdek (calque)