baanderheer

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Etymology[edit]

first part from banier 'banner', compare the presumed cognate baron (both rendered in Latin as baro); + heer 'lord'

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: baan‧der‧heer

Noun[edit]

baanderheer m (plural baanderheren, diminutive baanderheertje n)

  1. A banneret
  2. Later, various knightly ranks or titles
  3. (figuratively) Any arrogant, haughty 'lordly' person

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