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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

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  • Rhymes: -yr
  • IPA(key): /zyr/, [zyːr], [zyər]

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch suur, from Old Dutch *sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūraz.

Cognate with Low German suur, West Frisian soer, German sauer, English sour, Danish sur.

AdjectiveEdit

zuur (comparative zuurder, superlative zuurst)

  1. sour
InflectionEdit
Inflection of zuur
uninflected zuur
inflected zure
comparative zuurder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial zuur zuurder het zuurst
het zuurste
indefinite m./f. sing. zure zuurdere zuurste
n. sing. zuur zuurder zuurste
plural zure zuurdere zuurste
definite zure zuurdere zuurste
partitive zuurs zuurders
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch suur, from Old Dutch *sūr, from Proto-Germanic *sūrą.

NounEdit

zuur n (plural zuren, diminutive zuurtje n)

  1. (chemistry) acid

Derived termsEdit