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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zɑlf/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zalf
  • Rhymes: -ɑlf

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch salve, from Old Dutch salva, from Proto-Germanic *salbō.

NounEdit

zalf f (plural zalven, diminutive zalfje n)

  1. salve, cream, ointment
  2. (The Hague, colloquial) mayonnaise
    Synonyms: mayo, mayonaise
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

zalf

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