ijzer

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Chemical element
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *īsarn, from Proto-Germanic *īsarną, from Proto-Celtic *īsarno-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésh₂r̥ (blood). Cognate with West Frisian izer, German Eisen (iron), English iron, Danish jern.

Noun[edit]

ijzer n (plural ijzers, diminutive ijzertje n)

  1. iron (metal)
  2. iron bar or tool

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