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EtymologyEdit

Contracted form of elkander, itself from elk +‎ ander.

PronunciationEdit

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  • Hyphenation: el‧kaar
  • Rhymes: -aːr

PronounEdit

elkaar

  1. each other, one another
    • 1987, International Bible Society Nederland, Het Boek, Genesis 11:7:
      Laten Wij afdalen en hun verschillende talen geven, zodat zij elkaar niet meer begrijpen!’
      Let us go down and confuse their languages, so they will not understand each other any more.”

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