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EtymologyEdit

Compound of schuim (foam, impurities, scum) +‎ taal (language).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsxœy̯m.taːl/
  • Hyphenation: schuim‧taal

NounEdit

schuimtaal f (plural schuimtalen)

  1. (archaic, derogatory) A bastardised language containing many foreign elements. [16th - 20th c.]
    Synonym: bastaardtaal