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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch breuk.

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breuk (plural breuke, diminutive breukie)

  1. fracture, break
  2. (arithmetic) fraction

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch broke, brueke, from Old Dutch *bruki, from Proto-West Germanic *bruki, from Proto-Germanic *brukiz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /brøːk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: breuk
  • Rhymes: -øːk

NounEdit

breuk f (plural breuken, diminutive breukje n)

  1. fracture, break
  2. (arithmetic) fraction
  3. (geology) fault

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  • Afrikaans: breuk
  • Negerhollands: breek
  • Indonesian: pecahan (fraction) (semantic loan)
  • Papiamentu: breuk