schelpdier

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From schelp +‎ dier.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsxɛlp.diːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: schelp‧dier

NounEdit

schelpdier n (plural schelpdieren, diminutive schelpdiertje n)

  1. (animals) shellfish [from 18th c.]

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: skulpdier
  • West Frisian: skulpdier (calque)