EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See scelet and skeleton.

NounEdit

skelet (plural skelets)

  1. (obsolete) A skeleton.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for skelet in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch skelet, from German Skelett, from Ancient Greek σκελετός (skeletós, dried up, withered, dried body, parched, mummy), from σκελλώ (skellṓ, to dry, dry up, to make dry, to parch), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kelh₁- (to parch, wither).

NounEdit

skelet (plural skelette, diminutive skeletjie)

  1. skeleton
    Synonym: geraamte

AlbanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skelet m (indefinite plural skeletë, definite singular skeleti, definite plural skeletët)

  1. skeleton

DeclensionEdit

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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Skelett, from Ancient Greek σκελετός (skeletós, dried up, withered, dried body, parched, mummy), from σκελλώ (skellṓ, to dry, dry up, to make dry, to parch), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kelh₁- (to parch, wither).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skəˈlɛt/, /skeːˈlɛt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ske‧let
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

NounEdit

skelet n (plural skeletten, diminutive skeletje n)

  1. skeleton (support structure of an organism; ensemble of animal bones)
    Synonym: geraamte
  2. (figuratively) frame, skeleton (supporting frame of an inanimate or non-animal object or entity)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: skelet

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

skèlet m (Cyrillic spelling скѐлет)

  1. (anatomy) skeleton

DeclensionEdit