DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From late Middle Dutch rumede (space). Equivalent to ruim +‎ -te.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrœy̯mtə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ruim‧te

NounEdit

ruimte f (plural ruimtes or ruimten)

  1. space, room for a physical object to occupy
  2. room in a building
    Synonyms: kamer, vertrek
  3. (normally with the definite article) space, outer space

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: ruimte

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