lijf

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *līf, from Proto-Germanic *lībą: (cognate with German Leib).

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Noun[edit]

lijf n (plural lijven, diminutive lijfje n)

  1. body
  2. corsage
  3. (algebra, in the Netherlands) field
  4. (algebra, in Belgium) division ring

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