raket

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Hyphenation: ra‧ket

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian rocchetta, from Old Italian rochetto (rocket, literally a bobbin), diminutive of rocca (a distaff), from Lombardic *rocco, *rocko (a distaff), from Proto-Germanic *rukkô (a distaff, a staff with flax fibres tied loosely to it, used in spinning thread). Cognate with Old High German rocco, rocko, roccho, rocho ("a distaff"; > German Rocken (a distaff)), Swedish rock (a distaff), Icelandic rokkur (a distaff), Middle English rocke (a distaff). More at rock.

Noun[edit]

raket f, m (plural raketten, diminutive raketje n)

  1. rocket, missile
  2. firework
  3. a type of ice cream in the shape of a rocket

Etymology 2[edit]

French roquette, Italian ruchetta, diminutive of ruca, Latin eruca. Cognate to arugula.

Noun[edit]

raket f, m (plural raketten, diminutive raketje n)

  1. (botany) a rocket (type of plant)

Etymology 3[edit]

From English racket and French raquette

Noun[edit]

raket f, m (plural raketten, diminutive raketje n)

  1. (rare) a racket (sports implement)
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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]

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French raquette.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raket (definite accusative raketi, plural raketler)

  1. racquet
bir tenis raketi istiyorum - I want a tennis racquet

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