ontlenen

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Etymology[edit]

ont- +‎ lenen

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ontlenen (past singular ontleende, past participle ontleend)

  1. to borrow, to derive
    Het woord 'alfabet' is ontleend aan alpha (α) en beta (β), de eerste twee letters van het Griekse alfabet. — The word 'alphabet' is derived from alpha (α) and beta (β), the first two letters of the Greek alphabet.

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