kamster

DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compound of kam (comb) +‎ ster (star).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑm.stɛr/
  • Hyphenation: kam‧ster

NounEdit

kamster m (plural kamsterren, diminutive kamsterretje n)

  1. An astropecten, a sea star of the genus Astropecten.

Etymology 2Edit

From kammen (to comb) +‎ -ster (-ster).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kamster f (plural kamsters, diminutive kamstertje n)

  1. (historical) A female wool comber.