ijzer

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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *īsarn, from Proto-Germanic *īsarną, from Proto-Celtic *īsarno-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésh₂r̥ (blood). Cognate with West Frisian izer, German Eisen (iron), English iron, Danish jern.

NounEdit

ijzer n (plural ijzers, diminutive ijzertje n)

  1. iron (metal)
  2. iron bar or tool

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Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 16:12