Afrikaans edit

 
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Etymology edit

From Dutch komeet, from Middle Dutch comete, from Old French comete, from Latin comēta, from Ancient Greek κομήτης (komḗtēs).

Pronunciation edit

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komeet (plural komete)

  1. comet

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Etymology edit

From Middle Dutch comete, from Old French comete, from Latin comēta, from Ancient Greek κομήτης (komḗtēs).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /koːˈmeːt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ko‧meet
  • Rhymes: -eːt

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komeet m (plural kometen, diminutive komeetje n)

  1. comet
  2. (figuratively) A rising star, an up-and-coming thing or person, a raging fashion etc.

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Descendants edit

  • Afrikaans: komeet
  • Indonesian: komet
  • Papiamentu: komeet

References edit

  • komeet” in Woordenlijst Nederlandse Taal – Officiële Spelling, Nederlandse Taalunie. [the official spelling word list for the Dutch language]

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

Noun edit

komeet (genitive komeedi, partitive komeeti)

  1. (astronomy) comet

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Further reading edit

  • komeet”, in [EKSS] Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat [Descriptive Dictionary of the Estonian Language] (in Estonian) (online version), Tallinn: Eesti Keele Sihtasutus (Estonian Language Foundation), 2009

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komeet c (plural kometen)

  1. comet