See also: Krijt

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /krɛi̯t/
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  • Hyphenation: krijt
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯t

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch crijt, from Latin crēta.

NounEdit

krijt n (uncountable, diminutive krijtje n)

  1. chalk
  2. a piece of chalk (in the diminutive form)
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Negerhollands: kried

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch crijt, from German [Term?] or Middle Low German [Term?].

NounEdit

krijt n (uncountable, diminutive krijtje n)

  1. (dated, dialectal) battlefield, arena
    Synonyms: slagveld, strijdperk
  2. (dated, dialectal) region, area
    Synonyms: gebied, omgeving, streek
  3. (dated, dialectal) enclosure, enclosed area
    Synonym: perk
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

krijt

  1. first-, second- and third-person singular present indicative of krijten
  2. imperative of krijten