See also: SCHIP

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch schip, scip, schep, from Old Dutch *skip, from Proto-West Germanic *skip.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sxɪp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: schip
  • Rhymes: -ɪp

NounEdit

schip n (plural schepen, diminutive scheepje n)

  1. ship (a large, water borne vessel).
  2. (architecture) nave (the middle or body of a standard medieval church or cathedral, extending from the transepts to the principal entrances).

SynonymsEdit

CompoundsEdit

- vessel types

- other

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: skip
    • Northern Ndebele: isikepe
    • Shona: chikepe
    • Sotho: sekepe
    • Tsonga: xikepe
    • Xhosa: isikhephe
    • Zulu: isikebhe
  • Negerhollands: skip, skep
  • ? Sranan Tongo: sipi
    • Caribbean Javanese: sipi

Middle EnglishEdit

 
schip

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old English scip, from Proto-West Germanic *skip, from Proto-Germanic *skipą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

schip (plural schipes or schippes)

  1. A ship (large waterborne vessel)
  2. (generally) A waterborne vessel; a boat.
  3. (figuratively) A person or organisation providing "passage" through a situation.
  4. A ship (vessel for storing incense)

DeclensionEdit

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French skip, from English skip.

NounEdit

schip n (uncountable)

  1. skip car

DeclensionEdit