See also: IJS

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch ijs, from Old Dutch *īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ijs n (uncountable, diminutive ijsje n)

  1. ice (frozen water)
    Er staat ijs op de vijver.
    There is ice on the pond.
  2. ice cream
    Ik lust wel wat ijs.
    I’d like some ice cream.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: ys
  • Indonesian: es
  • Papiamentu: eis

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą.

NounEdit

ijs n

  1. ice

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: ijs
    • Afrikaans: ys
    • Indonesian: es
    • Papiamentu: eis
  • Limburgish: ies

Further readingEdit

  • ijs”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “ijs”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ijs (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of is (ice)