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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sxɑt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑt

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch schat, from Old Dutch *skat, from Proto-Germanic *skattaz.

NounEdit

schat m (plural schatten, diminutive schatje n)

  1. treasure
  2. honey, darling, sweet person
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

schat

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

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *skat, from Proto-Germanic *skattaz.

NounEdit

schat m

  1. (amount of) money
  2. treasure, large amount of wealth
  3. treasury
  4. valuable
  5. estimate, appraisal

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • scat”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • schat”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English sċeatt, sċeat, from Proto-Germanic *skattaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

schat (Early Middle English)

  1. Money, cash, currency; monetary or fiscal wealth.
  2. Wares, possessions, property; that which is owned.
  3. (rare) A bit or section of something.

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