buitenbeentje

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From buitenbeens +‎ -tje.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbœy̯.tə(n)ˌbeːn.tjə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bui‧ten‧been‧tje

NounEdit

buitenbeentje n (plural buitenbeentjes)

  1. outsider, misfit [from late 19th c.]
  2. (dated) bastard (person born out of wedlock) [from mid 19th c.]
    Synonym: bastaard