straf

DutchEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

Early modern Dutch straffe, derived from straffen. Compare German Strafe.

NounEdit

straf f (plural straffen, diminutive strafje n)

  1. punishment, penalty, sanction
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VerbEdit

straf

  1. first-person singular present indicative of straffen
  2. imperative of straffen

Etymology 2Edit

From late Middle Dutch straf. Further etymology is not known.

AdjectiveEdit

straf (comparative straffer, superlative strafst)

  1. heavy, hefty
  2. spicy
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GermanEdit

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VerbEdit

straf

  1. Imperative singular of strafen.
  2. (colloquial)First-person singular present of strafen.
Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 13:02