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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch vreemd, from Middle Dutch vremt, vreemt, from Old Dutch fremithi, from Proto-Germanic *framaþiz (foreign, not one's own), from Proto-Indo-European *perəm-, *prom- (forth, forward), from *por- (forward, through).

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AdjectiveEdit

vreemd (attributive vreemde, comparative vreemder, superlative vreemdste)

  1. strange; odd
  2. foreign

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vremt, vreemt, from Old Dutch fremithi, from Proto-Germanic *framaþiz (foreign, not one's own), from Proto-Indo-European *perəm-, *prom- (forth, forward), from *per- (to go over). Cognate with German fremd.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vreːmt/
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  • Hyphenation: vreemd
  • Rhymes: -eːmt

AdjectiveEdit

vreemd (comparative vreemder, superlative vreemdst)

  1. strange, weird, odd
  2. foreign, exotic
    vreemde insluiting(petrology) foreign inclusion

InflectionEdit

Inflection of vreemd
uninflected vreemd
inflected vreemde
comparative vreemder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial vreemd vreemder het vreemdst
het vreemdste
indefinite m./f. sing. vreemde vreemdere vreemdste
n. sing. vreemd vreemder vreemdste
plural vreemde vreemdere vreemdste
definite vreemde vreemdere vreemdste
partitive vreemds vreemders

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