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-y {suffix} (forming abstract nouns)  :: -heid, -nis
-y {suffix} (forming diminutive nouns)  :: -je, -tje, -etje, -pje
-y {suffix} (having the quality of)  :: -ig
yacht {n}  :: jacht {n}
yacht {n} (slick and light ship)  :: jacht {f}
yachtsman {n} (man who sails a yacht)  :: zeiler {m}
yachtswoman {n} (woman who sails a yacht)  :: zeilster {f}
Yael {prop} (female given name) SEE: Jael  ::
Yagi-Uda antenna {n} (type of directional antenna)  :: Yagi-Uda-antenne {f}, Yagi-antenne {f}
Yahweh {prop} (Jehovah) SEE: Jehovah  ::
Yair {prop} (male given name) SEE: Jair  ::
yak {n} (informal, persistent talk, chattering)  :: getater {n}
yak {n} (ox-like mammal)  :: jak {m}
yak {n} (vomit)  :: kots, braaksel {n}, spuwsel {n}
yak {v} (talk informally, persistently)  :: tateren, kwebbelen, kletsen
yak {v} (vomit)  :: kotsen, braken, overgeven, spuwen
Yakut {prop} (language)  :: Jakoets
Yakutia {prop} (Sakha) SEE: Sakha  ::
y'all {pron} (plural of you)  :: jullie
Yalta {prop} (city in Ukraine)  :: Jalta
yam {n} (any Dioscorea vine)  :: yam {m}, yamplant, yamswortel {m}, jam {m}
yam {n} (its edible root)  :: yam {m}, yamswortel {m}, jam {m}
yam {n} (potato) SEE: potato  ::
yam {n} (sweet potato) SEE: sweet potato  ::
Yangtze {prop} (river)  :: Blauwe Rivier {f}
Yankee {n} ((baseball) player that plays for the New York Yankees)  :: Yankee {m}
Yankee {n} (native or inhabitant of New England)  :: Yankee {m}
Yankee {n} (native or inhabitant of the Northern USA)  :: Yankee {m}
Yankee {n} (native or inhabitant of the USA)  :: Yankee {m}
Yankee {n} ((nautical) large triangular headsail)  :: vlieger
yaoi {n} (form of hentai involving two or more males in a homosexual relationship)  :: yaoi {m}
Yaoundé {prop} (capital of Cameroon)  :: Yaoundé
yap {v} (of a small dog, to bark in a non-growly manner)  :: keffen
Yap {prop} (an atoll in the Caroline Islands of western Micronesia)  :: Yap
yard {n} (land around a house)  :: erf
yard {n} (nautical: tapered timber from which square sails hang)  :: ra {m} {f}
yarn {n} (fiber strand for knitting or weaving)  :: garen {n}
Yaroslavl {prop} (city)  :: Jaroslavl
yarrow {n} (any of several pungent Eurasian and North American herbs, of the genus Achillea)  :: gerw {m} {f}, duizendblad {n}
yashmak {n} (a veil worn by Muslim women)  :: nikab
yautia {n} (cocoyam) SEE: cocoyam  ::
yawn {n} (the action of yawning)  :: geeuw {m}, gaap {m}
yawn {v} (open the mouth and take a deep breath)  :: geeuwen, gapen
yay {interj} (an expression of happiness)  :: joepie
yeah {adv} (yes)  :: ja, jawel
yeah {interj} (expressing joy)  :: euh
yeah, right {interj} (sarcasm to express disbelief)  :: tuurlijk, vast, ja hoor
year {n} (a Julian year)  :: jaar {n}
year {n} (a level or grade at school or college)  :: jaar {n}
year {n} (a period between set dates that mark a year)  :: jaar {n}
year {n} (a scheduled part of a calendar year spent in a specific activity)  :: jaar {n}
year {n} (time it takes for any planetary body to make one revolution around another body)  :: jaar {n}
year {n} (time it takes for the Earth to complete one revolution of the Sun)  :: jaar {n}
yearly {adj} (happening once every year)  :: jaarlijks, jaarlijkse
yearly {adv} (once a year)  :: jaarlijks
yearly {n} (something that is published once a year)  :: jaaruitgave {f}, jaarlijkse uitgave {f}
yearn {v} (to have a strong desire; to long)  :: smachten, zuchten, verlangen (naar)
yearn {v} (to long for something in the past with melancholy)  :: terugverlangen (naar)
-year-old {suffix} (suffix used to indicate the age of something or someone, in terms of years)  :: jarig
yeast {n} (cake or dried granules used to make bread dough rise)  :: gist {m}
yeast {n} (froth used in medicine, baking and brewing)  :: gist {m}
yeast {n} (frothy foam on sea waves)  :: schuim {n}
yeast {n} (fungus)  :: gist {m}
yeast infection {n} (candidiasis) SEE: candidiasis  ::
Yehuda {prop} (male given name) SEE: Judah  ::
Yehudit {prop} (female given name) SEE: Judith  ::
Yekaterinburg {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Jekaterinenburg
Yekaterinburg {prop} (Sverdlovsk) SEE: Sverdlovsk  ::
yell {v} (shout (verb))  :: schreeuwen
yellow {adj} (having yellow as its colour)  :: geel
yellow {adj} (lacking courage)  :: laf
yellow {n} (colour)  :: geel
yellow {v} (to become yellow or more yellow)  :: vergelen
yellow {v} (to cause to become yellow or more yellow)  :: vergelen
yellow anemone {n} (a species of herbaceous perennial plant)  :: gele anemoon
yellow-bellied {adj} (uncourageous, cowardly)  :: lafhartig
yellow-billed loon {n} (Gavia adamsii)  :: geelsnavelduiker
yellow card {n} (card in sports)  :: gele kaart {f}
yellow-eyed penguin {n} (Penguin)  :: Geeloogpinguïn
yellow hammer {n} (curve ball) SEE: curve ball  ::
yellowing {n} (act of becoming yellow)  :: vergeling {f}
yellowish {adj} (somewhat yellow)  :: gelig, geelachtig
yellow press {n} (newspapers which publish sensationalist articles)  :: boulevardpers {m} {f}
Yellow Sea {prop} (Asian sea)  :: Gele Zee
Yemen {prop} (Republic of Yemen)  :: Jemen
Yemeni {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Yemen, or the Yemeni people)  :: Jemenitisch
Yemeni {n} (A person from Yemen or of Yemeni descent)  :: Jemeniet {m}, Jemenitische {f}
yen {n} (coin or note of one yen)  :: yen {m}
yen {n} (strong desire)  :: verlangen {n}, hartstocht {f}
yen {n} (unit of Japanese currency)  :: yen {m}
yen {v} (have strong desire for)  :: hartstochtelijk verlangen, smachten
Yenakiyevo {prop} (Yenakiyeve) SEE: Yenakiyeve  ::
Yeniseian {adj} (Proto-Yeniseian) SEE: Proto-Yeniseian  ::
yeoman {n} (Yeoman Warder) SEE: Yeoman Warder  ::
Yerevan {prop} (the capital of Armenia)  :: Jerevan
yermulke {n} (yarmulke) SEE: yarmulke  ::
yes {interj} (expression of pleasure, joy or great excitement)  :: ja
yes {particle} (word used to indicate agreement or acceptance)  :: ja
yes {particle} (word used to indicate disagreement or dissent in reply to a negative statement)  :: jawel, toch, [most common form] wel
yes man {n} (a person who always agrees with his employer or superior)  :: jaknikker {m}, jabroer {m}
yesterday {adv} (on the day before today)  :: gisteren
yesterday {n} (day before today)  :: gisteren
yesterday night {n} (last night) SEE: last night  ::
yesteryear {n} (last year)  :: gisterjaar {n}
yesteryear {n} (times gone by)  :: weleer {n}, voorbije {n}, verleden {n}
yet {adv} (Continuously up to this point in time)  :: nog, nog steeds
yet {adv} (even) SEE: even  ::
yet {adv} (In addition)  :: nog
yet {adv} (Thus far)  :: nog, al
yet {conj} (nevertheless; however)  :: maar toch
yeti {n} (unidentified animal)  :: yeti {m}
yew {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Taxus)  :: venijnboom
Yiddish {adj} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
Yiddish {adj} (of or pertaining to the Yiddish language)  :: Jiddisch, Jiddisj
Yiddish {n} (language)  :: Jiddisch {n}, Jiddisj {n}
yield {v} (to give way)  :: zwichten
yield {v} (to produce as a result)  :: voortbrengen
yield the ghost {v} (give up the ghost) SEE: give up the ghost  ::
yield up the ghost {v} (give up the ghost) SEE: give up the ghost  ::
yiff {n} (sound a fox makes)  :: woef, waf, blaffen
yiff {v} (to have sex)  :: seks hebben
Yitzchak {prop} (given name) SEE: Isaac  ::
yobbo {n} (yob) SEE: yob  ::
yobbo {n} (yob) SEE: yob  ::
yoctometer {n} (yoctometre) SEE: yoctometre  ::
yodel {v} (to sing in such a way that the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal chest voice and falsetto)  :: jodelen
yoghurt cheese {n} (labneh) SEE: labneh  ::
yogurt {n} (a milk-based product thickened by a bacterium-aided curdling process)  :: yoghurt {m}
yoke {n} (wooden bar)  :: juk {n}
yoke {v} (link or join)  :: samenspannen, juk {n}
yoke {v} (unite or connect)  :: in de echt verbinden (huwelijk)
yokel {n} (person of rural background)  :: boerenlul
yokel {n} (unsophisticated person)  :: hufter
yolk {n} (yellow of egg)  :: dooier {m}, eidooier {m}, eigeel {n}
yonder {adv} (in a distant, indicated place)  :: ginder
yore {n} (time long past)  :: ver verleden, weleer, eertijds
yottaliter {n} (yottalitre) SEE: yottalitre  ::
yottameter {n} (yottametre) SEE: yottametre  ::
you {determiner} (the individual or group spoken/written to)  :: translated by the definite article: de
you {determiner} (used before epithets for emphasis)  :: [singular, standard] jij, [Flemish] gij, [plural], [standard] jullie, [Flemish] gulder
you {pron} (object pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: [standard] jullie, je, [formal] u, [Flemish] u
you {pron} (object pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: [standard] jou, je, [formal] u, [Flemish] u, jij
you {pron} (one)  :: [standard] men, je, [Flemish] ge, u
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: [standard] jullie, [archaic] gijlieden, [formal] u, [Flemish] gij, gijlie, gijle, gulder
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: [standard] jij, je, [formal] u, [Flemish] gij, ge
you are what you eat {proverb} (proverb)  :: je bent wat je eet
you can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink {proverb} (you can show someone how to do something, but you can't make them do it)  :: met onwillige honden is het slecht hazen vangen
you can say that again {phrase} (that is very true)  :: zeg dat wel, dat kan je gerust zeggen
you can't make an omelette without breaking eggs {proverb} (you've got to crack a few eggs to make an omelette) SEE: you've got to crack a few eggs to make an omelette  ::
you know {interj} (expression signifying a pause or hesitation)  :: weet je, weet je wel
you-know-who {pron}  :: Jeweetwel
you-know-who {pron} (known and unmentioned person)  :: jeweetwel
young {adj} (as if young)  :: jong, jeugdig
young {adj} (belonging in the early part of life)  :: jong
young {adj} (having little experience)  :: jong, onervaren
young {adj} (in the early part of life or growth)  :: jong, jeugdig
young {n} (offspring)  :: jongen {p}
young {n} (people who are young)  :: jongeren {m-p}
young {n} (the younger generation)  :: jeugd {m}, jongeren {m-p}
youngling {adj} (young)  :: jeugdig
youngling {n}  :: jongeling {m}
young man {n} (an adolescent or young male)  :: jongeman {m}
Young's modulus {n} (coefficient of elasticity of a solid)  :: elasticiteitsmodulus
youngster {n} (a young person)  :: jongere {m} {f}
your {determiner} (belonging to you (plural; more owners))  :: jullie [informal], uw [formal in Standard Dutch; used both formally and informally in Flemish Dutch], ulle [Flemish Dutch, informal]
your {determiner} (belonging to you (singular; one owner))  :: [informal] je, [informal] jouw, [formal in Standard Dutch; used both formally and informally in Flemish Dutch] uw
you're welcome {phrase} (reply to thanks)  :: graag gedaan [done with pleasure], geen dank
your mom {interj} (a general purpose insult)  :: ei moeder [slang]
your mom {interj}  :: je moeder
your mother {interj} (insult)  :: je moeder
yours {pron} (possessive pronoun, plural)  :: het uwe, de uwe, van jullie
yours {pron} (possessive pronoun, singular)  :: het jouwe, de jouwe, van jou
yourself {n}  :: jezelf, uzelf
yourself {pron} ((reflexive) your own self)  :: jijzelf [informal], uzelf [formal]
yours faithfully {adj} (a polite formula to end letters)  :: hoogachtend
yours sincerely {adj} (a polite formula to end letters)  :: hoogachtend, met vriendelijke groet
your wish is my command {phrase} (what you wish for I will effect as if it were a command)  :: uw wens is mijn bevel
youth {n} (part of life following childhood)  :: jeugd {f}
youth {n} (quality or state of being young)  :: jeugd {c}
youth crime {n} (juvenile delinquency) SEE: juvenile delinquency  ::
youth hostel {n} (a supervised, inexpensive lodging place, primarily for young people)  :: jeugdherberg
you've got to crack a few eggs to make an omelette {proverb} (phrase)  :: waar gehakt wordt vallen spaanders
yowl {n} (loud cry)  :: jank, gejank
yowl {v} (utter a yowl)  :: janken
yowler {n} (someone who, or something which yowls)  :: janker
yowzah {adv} (yessir) SEE: yessir  ::
yo-yo {n} (toy)  :: jojo {m}
Ypres {prop} (City in Flanders)  :: Ieper
Ypresian {n}  :: Ypresien
ytterbium {n} (chemical element)  :: ytterbium {n}
yttrium {n} (chemical element)  :: yttrium {n}
Yucatán {prop} (a penisula in southeast Mexico)  :: Yucatán
Yucatán {prop} (a state in Mexco)  :: Yucatán
yuck {interj} (uttered to indicate disgust)  :: bah
yuck it up {v} (yuk it up) SEE: yuk it up  ::
Yugoslavia {prop} (former country in the Balkans)  :: Joegoslavië
Yugoslavian {adj} (of or relating to Yugoslavia)  :: Joegoslavisch
yuk it up {v} (clown around)  :: de clown uithangen
yule {n} (Yule) SEE: Yule  ::
yuletide {n} (the Christmas season)  :: kersttijd {m}
yup {particle} ((informal) yes)  :: jep, jup
yuppie {n} (young upwardly mobile urban professional person)  :: yuppie, yup