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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Dutch *lat, from Proto-Germanic *lataz.

AdjectiveEdit

laat (comparative later, superlative laatst)

  1. late (not early)
    Het is toch te laat.
    It's too late.
    't Is al laat geworden.
    It's gotten late already.
  2. tardy
    Ze komt altijd laat aan.
    She always arrives late.
InflectionEdit
Inflection of laat
uninflected laat
inflected late
comparative later
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial laat later het laatst
het laatste
indefinite m./f. sing. late latere laatste
n. sing. laat later laatste
plural late latere laatste
definite late latere laatste
partitive laats laters
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

laat

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

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Dutch laet, from Old Dutch *lāt, from Proto-Germanic *lētaz.

NounEdit

laat m (plural laten, diminutive laatje n)

  1. (historical) serf
    Synonyms: halfvrije, horige
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AnagramsEdit


German Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon lat, from Proto-Germanic *lataz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /laːt/, /lɔːt/, /lɒːt/

AdjectiveEdit

laat (comparative later or lätter, superlative laatst or lättst)

  1. late, tardy

DeclensionEdit