koevoet

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Etymology[edit]

Germanic: from Middle Dutch coevoet, from koe 'cow, bovine' + voet 'foot'

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: koe‧voet

Noun[edit]

koevoet m (plural koevoeten, diminutive koevoetje n)

  1. (literally) A cow or other bovine's foot or leg; also as a dish or meat type
  2. A wedge-shaped crowbar
  3. Flemish vernacular for two bird species:
    1. The Budytes flavus (verg. koevinkje)
    2. The Motacilla melanope

Synonyms[edit]

  • (crowbar) breekijzer n
  • (birds) Gele Kwikstaart, Grote gele Kwikstaart

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