mijt

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *mīta, from Proto-Germanic *mītōn.

Noun[edit]

mijt f (plural mijten, diminutive mijtje n)

  1. (zoology) mite (a tiny, arachnid bug)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mijt f (plural mijten, diminutive mijtje n)

  1. stack, neatly laid pile
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

mijt f (plural mijten, diminutive mijtje n)

  1. (numismatics) a former copper coin, 1/24 of a groot
  2. pittance

References[edit]

  • M. J. Koenen & J. Endepols, Verklarend Handwoordenboek der Nederlandse Taal (tevens Vreemde-woordentolk), Groningen, Wolters-Noordhoff, 1969 (26th edition) [Dutch dictionary in Dutch]