kardoes

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch kardoes (blackpowder load), from Middle French cartouche, Italian cartoccio, derived from Latin carta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kardoes (plural kardoese, diminutive kardoesie)

  1. A conical paper bag.

DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɑrˈdus/
  • Hyphenation: kar‧does
  • Rhymes: -us

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Middle French cartouche, Italian cartoccio, derived from Latin carta.

NounEdit

kardoes f (plural kardoezen, diminutive kardoesje n)

  1. (historical) A package or cartridge containing one charge of black powder for a cannon. [from 16th c.]
  2. (dated) A pack of tobacco, in particular snuff. [19th to 20th c.]
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DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: kardoes

Etymology 2Edit

Either from kardoespapier, with kardoes in the sense of etymology 1, or directly from the above sense.

NounEdit

kardoes n (plural kardoezen, diminutive kardoesje n)

  1. (archaic) A thick type of paper.

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Perhaps from kardoeshond.

NounEdit

kardoes m (plural kardoezen, diminutive kardoesje n)

  1. (dated) A kind of medium-sized dog with curly hair, comparable to a poodle or terrier.
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