hemel

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch hemel.

Noun[edit]

hemel (plural hemele)

  1. heaven

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch himil, himel, from Proto-Germanic *himilaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hemel m (plural hemelen, diminutive hemeltje n)

  1. heaven
  2. sky, heavens

hemel m (plural hemels, diminutive hemeltje n)

  1. canopy, baldachin

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