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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /flyˈ(ʋ)eːl/
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  • Hyphenation: flu‧weel
  • Rhymes: -eːl

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch fluweel, veluel, velueel, from Old French veluel, Late Latin villūtus, from Latin villus (woolly hair).

NounEdit

fluweel n (plural fluwelen, diminutive fluweeltje n)

  1. velvet (closely woven fabric with pile on one side)

Derived termsEdit