begeerte

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch begeerte, variant of begeerde. Equivalent to begeren +‎ -te.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈɣeːr.tə/
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  • Hyphenation: be‧geer‧te

NounEdit

begeerte f (plural begeerten or begeertes, diminutive begeertetje n)

  1. desire
  2. covetousness
    Synonym: begerigheid

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: begeerte