DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch suvel, from Old Dutch *sūval (food eaten with bread), from Proto-Germanic *suflą, *sūflą (entremets, viands).

Cognate with Middle Low German sûvel (dairy products), Old High German suvil, sufili, sufila, Old English sufl, sufel, sufol (sowl).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈzœy̯.vəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zui‧vel
  • Rhymes: -œy̯vəl

NounEdit

zuivel m (plural zuivels, diminutive zuiveltje n)

  1. dairy products (collective name for milk products)