spreekwoord

AfrikaansEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch spreekwoord, from Middle Dutch spreecwort. Equivalent to spreek +‎ woord.

NounEdit

spreekwoord (plural spreekwoorde, diminutive spreekwoordjie)

  1. proverb, saying

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch spreecwort. Equivalent to spreken +‎ woord. Compare German Sprichwort.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈspreːk.ʋoːrt/
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  • Hyphenation: spreek‧woord

NounEdit

spreekwoord n (plural spreekwoorden, diminutive spreekwoordje n)

  1. saying, proverb

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: spreekwoord
  • Negerhollands: spreekwoord
  • West Frisian: sprekwurd (calque)