suiker

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Etymology[edit]

From later Old French çucre (circa 13th cent), from Medieval Latin zuccarum, from Old Italian zucchero, from Arabic سُكّر (súkkar), from Persian شکر (šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh- (gravel, boulder), akin to Ancient Greek κρόκη (krókē, pebble).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsœy̯.kər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sui‧ker

Noun[edit]

suiker m (plural suikers, diminutive suikertje n)

  1. sugar

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