borstel

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɔrstəl/
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  • Hyphenation: bor‧stel
  • Rhymes: -ɔrstəl

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch borstel, from Old Dutch *burstil, from Proto-Germanic *burstilaz.

NounEdit

borstel m (plural borstels, diminutive borsteltje n)

  1. brush
    Synonyms: kwast, schuier
  2. bristle
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: borsel
  • Sranan Tongo: bosro

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

borstel

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

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *burstil, from Proto-Germanic *burstilaz.

NounEdit

borstel m

  1. hair of a pig, bristle

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

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