Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *farwa, from Proto-Germanic *farwō.

NounEdit

varwe f

  1. colour
  2. paint, dye

InflectionEdit

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Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: verf
    • Afrikaans: verf
    • Papiamentu: fèrfdó
    • Sranan Tongo: ferfi
  • Limburgish: varf

Further readingEdit


Middle Low GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Saxon far(a)wi, from Proto-West Germanic *faru.

PronunciationEdit

  • (originally) IPA(key): /farwə/

NounEdit

varwe

  1. colour
  2. dye
  3. look, way something looks
  4. mark, insignia

DescendantsEdit