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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈʋɛi̯s/
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  • Hyphenation: be‧wijs
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯s

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch bewijs. Equivalent to a deverbal from bewijzen.

NounEdit

bewijs n (plural bewijzen, diminutive bewijsje n)

  1. proof
  2. evidence
  3. the totality of proof and/or evidence used to make a case; argumentation
    Synonym: bewijsvoering
  4. attesting document, permit
  5. licence, permit (document allowing one to use certain vehicles)
    Synonym: brevet
  6. ticket, pass entitling one to use, admission or possession
  7. (obsolete) legal apportionment of an inheritance
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DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: bewys

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

bewijs

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bewijzen
  2. imperative of bewijzen