See also: vårt

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vāert, from Old Dutch farth, from Proto-Germanic *fardiz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaart (plural vaarte)

  1. a cruise
  2. navigation
  3. leap
  4. speed

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vaart
  • Rhymes: -aːrt

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch vāert, from Old Dutch farth, fard, from Proto-West Germanic *fardi, from Proto-Germanic *fardiz.

NounEdit

vaart f (plural vaarten, diminutive vaartje n)

  1. trip (by boat)
  2. speed, momentum
    Wij gaan te snel. Je zou de vaart moeten minderen.
    We are going too fast. You should reduce the speed.
  3. canal
  4. shipping, maritime traffic
    Hij is op de grote vaart.
    He has gone to sea.
Derived termsEdit

- general:

- toponyms:

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

vaart

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of varen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of varen