See also: IJzer

DutchEdit

Chemical element
Fe
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch iser, from Old Dutch *īsarn, from Proto-West Germanic *īsarn, from Proto-Germanic *īsarną, from Proto-Celtic *īsarnom, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésh₂r̥ (blood).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛi̯zər/
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  • Hyphenation: ij‧zer
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯zər

NounEdit

ijzer n (plural ijzers, diminutive ijzertje n)

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

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: yster
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: isiri
  • Jersey Dutch: äize
  • Negerhollands: iser, izu
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: isir
  • Sranan Tongo: isri

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