vrijmarkt

DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vrimarket. Equivalent to vrij (free) +‎ markt (market).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvrɛi̯.mɑrkt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vrij‧markt

NounEdit

 
Vrijmarkt in het Vondelpark in Amsterdam, 2007.
Free market in Vondelpark in Amsterdam, 2007.

vrijmarkt f or m (plural vrijmarkten, diminutive vrijmarktje n)

  1. A type of garage sale occurring throughout the Netherlands during Koninginnedag.
  2. (historical) A market or market town with special privileges.