DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From splijten (to split).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːt

NounEdit

spleet f (plural spleten, diminutive spleetje n)

  1. crack, cleft, split
  2. fissure, slit
  3. (childish, especially in the diminutive) vagina
  4. (vulgar) anus

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VerbEdit

spleet

  1. singular past indicative of splijten

ReferencesEdit

  • P.A.F. van Veen & Nicoline van der Sijs, Etymologisch Woordenboek: De herkomst van onze woorden, 2nd edn., Utrecht/Antwerp: Van Dale Lexicografie, 1997 (in Dutch)

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