einde

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ende, einde, from Old Dutch ende, einde, from Proto-Germanic *andijaz, from Proto-Indo-European *antios. Compare Low German Enn, German Ende, West Frisian ein, English end, Danish ende.

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NounEdit

einde n (plural einden or eindes, diminutive eindje n)

  1. end
  2. a short length of something (such as a rope or distance)

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Einde is more formal than eind.

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Last modified on 1 April 2014, at 04:56