gracht

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch gracht, graft, from Old Dutch *graft, from Proto-Germanic *graftiz. Related to graven.

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Noun[edit]

Een gracht in Amsterdam.
A canal in Amsterdam.

gracht f, m (plural grachten, diminutive grachtje n)

  1. canal (in a city, with houses on each side)

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