wervel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin 'vertebra' (from the Germanic root * hwerbila-, a deverbative formation from * hwerban (to turn); has a homonym).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɛrvəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: wer‧vel

Noun[edit]

wervel m (plural wervels, diminutive werveltje n)

  1. (anatomy) vertebra

Verb[edit]

wervel

  1. first-person singular present indicative of wervelen
  2. imperative of wervelen

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