Texel

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Texel

  1. An island in the Netherlands, the most westerly of the Frisian Islands.

Noun[edit]

Texel (plural Texels)

  1. A domestic sheep of a heavily-muscled breed originally from the island of Texel.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Old Dutch Tesla. The spelling with x is due to influence of West Frisian. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛsəl/
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  • Hyphenation: Te‧xel
  • Rhymes: -ɛsəl

Proper noun[edit]

Texel n

  1. An island in North Holland, Netherlands.
    Texel mijn eiland / Mooi stukje Holland / Bij jou voel ik mij van mijn zorgen bevrijd (Maarten Koorn – Texel mijn eiland)
    Texel my island / Beaut' piece of Holland / By you I feel freed from my cares.

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