DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kloːn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kloon
  • Rhymes: -oːn

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English clone, a coinage based on Ancient Greek κλών (klṓn).

NounEdit

kloon m (plural klonen, diminutive kloontje n)

  1. clone (organism produced through cloning) [from early 20th c.]
  2. clone, duplicate (imitation bearing close resemblance to the original)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

kloon m (plural klonen, diminutive kloontje n)

  1. (Southern) clog, klomp, wooden shoe

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

kloon

  1. first-person singular present indicative of klonen
  2. imperative of klonen