Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch būc, from Proto-Germanic *būkaz.

NounEdit

buuc m

  1. belly
  2. abdomen
  3. half of a slaughtered animal

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: buik
  • Limburgish: boek
  • West Flemish: buuk

Further readingEdit

  • buuc”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “buuc”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN