Open main menu

Contents

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From beet +‎ -je. Cognate with German bisschen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /beːtjə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: beet‧je

AdverbEdit

een beetje

  1. a bit, a little bit, somewhat

DeterminerEdit

een beetje

  1. a bit of, a little bit of, some (before mass nouns)
  2. (informal) something of, anyone or anything worth its salt (before countable nouns)

NounEdit

beetje n (plural beetjes)

  1. Diminutive of beet
  2. Small amount.