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EtymologyEdit

Shortening of kacheloven, partially a borrowing, partially a calque of German Kachelofen, from Kachel (tile) +‎ Ofen (stove). The original sense of “tiled stove” has been generalized to any type of stove.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑ.xəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧chel

NounEdit

kachel f (plural kachels, diminutive kacheltje n)

  1. stove (closed heating device)

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AdjectiveEdit

kachel (used only predicatively, comparative meer kachel, superlative meest kachel)

  1. (Bargoens) drunk

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VerbEdit

kachel

  1. First-person singular present of kacheln.
  2. Imperative singular of kacheln.