haard

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *herth, from Proto-Germanic *herþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ker- (heat; fire). Compare German Herd, West Frisian hurd, English hard.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haard m (plural haarden, diminutive haardje n)

  1. hearth
  2. fireplace
  3. place where a disease or disaster begins

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