bloem

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Dutch[edit]

A flower with pink petals and a red bulb in the center.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bloeme, from Old Dutch *bluomo, from Proto-Germanic *blōmô. Compare Low German Bloom, German Blume, West Frisian blom, English bloom, Danish blomme, Swedish blomma.

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Noun[edit]

bloem f (plural bloemen, diminutive bloempje n or bloemetje n)

  1. flower of flowering plant
  2. flour of wheat or corn (uncountable)

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