monnikskap

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Etymology[edit]

Germanic: monnik (monk) +‎ -s- +‎ kap (cap, hood)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mon‧niks‧kap

Noun[edit]

monnikskap f (plural monnikskappen, diminutive monnikskapje n)

  1. (literally) A monk's hood, notably part of his habit
  2. (botany) The herbs known as monkshood, of genus Aconithum; notably the very toxic species Aconithum napellus and its ornamental cultivars

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