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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch meester.

NounEdit

meester (plural meesters)

  1. master

DutchEdit

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *mēster, from Vulgar Latin *maester, from Latin magister.

NounEdit

mêester m

  1. master, teacher
  2. master, expert
  3. scientist, doctor
  4. master, manager, person at the head of something
  5. master, one who controls

InflectionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • meester”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • meester”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929