Nieuw-Amsterdam

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Etymology[edit]

Germanic: nieuw 'new' + Amsterdam (Dutch port city in Holland, from the river Amstel + dam)

Noun[edit]

Nieuw-Amsterdam n (uncountable)

  1. New Amsterdam, the Dutch colony on the North American East Coast which later became British as New York, renamed after another, English city

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