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Kaaba {prop} (cubical stone building in Mecca)  :: Ka'aba
kaalgat {adj} (stark naked)  :: piemelnaakt, spiernaakt
Kabballah {prop} (body of teachings)  :: Kabbala
Kabul {prop} (capital of Afghanistan)  :: Kaboel
kaffir {n} (black person)  :: kaffer {m}
Kafkaesque {adj} (marked by menacing complexity)  :: kafkaësk, kafkaiaans
kakistocracy {n} (government by the worst citizens)  :: kakistocratie {f}
kakke {n} (beriberi) SEE: beriberi  ::
kakorrhaphiophobia {n} (atychiphobia) SEE: atychiphobia  ::
Kalash {adj} (Kalash (people))  :: Kalash
kale {n} (edible plant: brassica oleracea acephala)  :: boerenkool {m} {f}
kaleidoscope {n} (tube of mirrors rotated to produce symmetrical designs)  :: caleidoscoop {m}
Kali {prop} (goddess)  :: Kálii
Kalmyk {adj} (of, or pertaining to, Kalmykia)  :: Kalmuks
Kalmyk {n} (person)  :: Kalmuk
Kalmyk {prop} (language)  :: Kalmuks
kamikaze {n} (suicidal attacker)  :: kamikaze {m}, kamikazepiloot {m}
kangaroo {n} (marsupial)  :: kangoeroe {m}
kanji {n} (Chinese characters in Japanese context)  :: kanji {n}
Kanji {prop} (kanji) SEE: kanji  ::
Kannada {prop} (language)  :: Kannada
Kaohsiung {prop} (a large city in Taiwan)  :: Kaohsiung
kaon {n} (K-meson)  :: kaon {n}
kappa {n} (Greek letter)  :: kappa {m} {f}
kaput {adj} (out of order)  :: kapot
Karabakh {prop} (geographic region)  :: Karabach
Karachi {prop} (the capital of the province of Sindh, Pakistan)  :: Karachi
karaoke {n} (a form of entertainment)  :: karaoke
Karelia {prop} (region in Russia and Finland)  :: Karelië {f}
Karelia {prop} (autonomous republic of Russia)  :: Karelië {f}
Karelian {prop} (the language)  :: Karelisch
Karl {prop} (cognates) SEE: Charles  ::
Karlovac {prop} (city and municipality)  :: Karlovac
karma {n} (the total effect of a person’s actions and conduct during the successive phases of his existence)  :: karma {n}
karma {n} (destiny, fate)  :: karma {n}
Karnataka {prop} (state in southern India)  :: Karnataka
karst {n} (type of land formation)  :: karst
Kartvelian {n} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {prop} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {adj} (Georgian) SEE: Georgian  ::
Kartvelian {adj} (pertaining to the Kartvelian languages)  :: Kartveels
Kashmir {prop} (region)  :: Kasjmir
Kashmiri {prop} (language)  :: Kasjmiri
Kashubian {adj} (of the Kashubian people and their language)  :: Kasjoebisch {n}
Kashubian {prop} (Slavic language spoken in the Pomeranian region of Poland)  :: Kasjoebisch {n}
Kasimovian {prop} (subdivision of the Carboniferous period)  :: Kasimovien
Katanga {prop}  :: Katanga
Katangese {adj} (from, in or relating to Katanga)  :: Katangees
Katangese {n} (inhabitant or descendant of the people of Katanga)  :: Katangees {m}
Kathleen {prop} (Catherine) SEE: Catherine  ::
Kathmandu {prop} (Kathmandu)  :: Kathmandu
Kattegat {prop} (body of water)  :: Kattegat {n}
katydid {n} (grasshopper)  :: sprinkhaan {m} {f}, sabelsprinkhaan {m} {f}
Katyusha {n} (rocket launcher)  :: Katjoesja {f}
Katyusha {n} (rocket)  :: Katjoesja {f}
Kavala {prop} (city)  :: Kavála, Kabála
kayak {n} (a type of small boat)  :: kajak {m}
kayak {v} (to use a kayak to travel or race)  :: kajakken
Kazakh {n} (a person of Kazakh descent)  :: Kazak {m}
Kazakh {prop} (language)  :: Kazachs {n}
Kazakh {adj} (pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language)  :: Kazachs
Kazakhstan {prop} (country in Central Asia)  :: Kazachstan
Kazakhstani {n} (person of Kazakh origin) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kazakhstani {adj} (of or pertaining to the Kazakh people or the Kazakh language) SEE: Kazakh  ::
Kebnekaise {prop} (Sweden's highest mountain)  :: Kebnekaise
keel {n} (beam along the underside of a ship’s hull)  :: kiel {f}
keel {n} (rigid flat piece of material giving a ship greater control and stability)  :: kiel {f}
keelhaul {v}  :: kielhalen
keel over {v} (of a vessel: to roll so far on its side that it cannot recover)  :: omvallen, kapseizen
keel over {v} (to collapse in a faint)  :: flauw vallen
keep {v} (to maintain possession of)  :: houden
keep {v} (to maintain the condition of; to preserve)  :: houden
keep {v} (to remain in, to be confined to)  :: behouden
keep {n} (main tower)  :: slottoren {m}, bergvrede {m}, donjon {m}
keep an eye on {v} (to watch and pay attention to)  :: in de gaten houden
keep-away {n} (game)  :: lummelen
keep company {v} (court) SEE: court  ::
keeper {n} (person who keeps something)  :: bewaarder {m}
keeper {n} (someone or something worth keeping)  :: houder
keeper {n} (guard, custodian)  :: bewaker {m}, conservator {m}
keeper {n} (guardian of goal)  :: doelman {m} {f}
keep in mind {v} (to remember; to be mindful of or pay attention) SEE: bear in mind  ::
keep one's fingers crossed {v} (hope for the best)  :: duimen
keep one's head above water {v} (to survive)  :: zijn hoofd boven water houden, het overleven, het de baas kunnen
keep quiet {v} (remain silent)  :: zwijgen
keepsake {n} (object retained in memory of something or someone)  :: herinnering, aandenken
keep someone in the dark {v} (to keep someone uninformed)  :: in het ongewete laten
keep someone posted {v} (inform of latest developments)  :: op de hoogte houden
Keeshond {n} (Keeshond)  :: keeshond {m}
keffiyeh {n} (cloth worn on head)  :: arafatsjaal {m}
keg {n} (round wooden container that has a flat top and bottom)  :: vat {n}, fust {n}
kelp {n} (large seaweed of order Laminariales)  :: zeewier {n}
kennel {n} (shelter)  :: kennel {m}, hondenhok {n}
Kenya {prop} (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Kenia, Kenya
kepi {n} (cap with a flat circular top)  :: kepie
keratin {n} (protein that hair and nails are made of)  :: keratine
keratoconus {n} (A degenerative disorder of the eye)  :: keratoconus {m}
kerb {n} (edge between pavement and roadway)  :: stoeprand, borduur
Kerch {prop} (city)  :: Kertsj {n}
kerchief {n} (piece of cloth)  :: hoofddoek, sluier
kerfuffle {n} (disorderly outburst)  :: tumult
kernel {n} (single seed of corn or wheat)  :: graan
kernel {n} ((mathematics, algebra) set of elements mapped to zero)  :: kern {m} {f}
kerning {v} (horizontal space between selected pairs of glyphs)  :: overhang
kerosene {n} (thin, colorless fuel)  :: kerosine {m} {f}
kestrel {n} (any small falcon of genus Falco)  :: valk {m}
kestrel {n} (Falco tinnunculus)  :: torenvalk {m}
Ket {prop} (language)  :: Ket
ketamine {n} (pain-killing drug)  :: ketamine {f}, keta {c}
ketchup {n} (tomato-vinegar based sauce)  :: ketchup {m}, tomatenketchup {m}
ketonuria {n} (presence of ketone bodies in the urine)  :: ketonurie
kettle {n} (vessel for boiling a liquid or cooking food)  :: ketel {c}
kettle {n} (teakettle) SEE: teakettle  ::
kettle {n} (kettledrum) SEE: kettledrum  ::
kettle {n} (pothole) SEE: pothole  ::
kettle {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
kettlebell {n} (a kind of weight)  :: kettlebell, girya
kettledrum {n} (percussion instrument)  :: pauk {m} {f}
kettle of fish {n} (predicament) SEE: predicament  ::
key {n} (device designed to open and close a lock)  :: sleutel {m}
key {n} (crucial step)  :: sleutel {m}
key {n} (button on a typewriter or computer keyboard)  :: toets {m}
key {n} (part of a piano or musical keyboard)  :: toets {m}
key {n} (scale of musical notes)  :: toonsoort {f} {m}, toonaard {m}
key {n} (cryptography: piece of information used to encode or decode)  :: sleutel {m}
key binding {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
keyboard {n} (set of keys used to operate a typewriter, computer etc.)  :: toetsenbord {n}, klavier {n}
keyboard {n} (component of many instruments)  :: klavier {n}, keyboard {n}
keyboard {n} (electronic device with keys of a musical keyboard)  :: keyboard {n}
keyboarder {n} (keyboardist) SEE: keyboardist  ::
keyboardist {n} (musician who plays the keyboard)  :: toetsenist {m}
keyboard shortcut {n} (key or a combination of keys)  :: sneltoets {c}
keycard {n} (plastic card)  :: sleutelkaart {m} {f}
keychain {n} (chain or ring)  :: sleutelhanger {m}
keyhole {n} (a hole to lock/unlock with a key)  :: sleutelgat
keyring {n} (ring for holding keys)  :: sleutelbos {m}
keyring {n} (cryptography: set of data holding linked keys)  :: sleutelbos {m}
keystone {n} (the top stone of an arch)  :: sluitstuk {m}
keyword {n} (word used as a key to a code)  :: sleutelwoord {n}
khachapuri {n} (cheese pastry from Georgia)  :: chatsjapoeri
khagan {n} (title of imperial rank)  :: grootkan
khaki {n} (yellowish-brown colour)  :: kaki {n}
khaki {n} (strong cloth of wool or cotton)  :: legerkledij {f}
khaki {adj} (dust-coloured)  :: kakikleurig
Khanty-Mansiysk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Chanty-Mansiejsk
Khartoum {prop} (capital of Sudan)  :: Khartoem
khat {n} (Shrub (Catha edulis))  :: qat
Khmer {prop} (the national language of Cambodia)  :: Khmer {n}, Cambodjaans {n}
Khmer Rouge {prop} (Cambodian communist guerrilla force)  :: Rode Khmer {p}
Khoisan {prop} (people)  :: Khoisan
Khorramshahr {prop} (city)  :: Chorramsjahr
Khotanese {prop} (Eastern Iranian language)  :: Hotanees {n}
Khrushchev {prop} (the leader of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1964)  :: Chroesjtsjov
kibbutz {n} (a community)  :: kibboets {m}
kibitz {v} (chit-chat)  :: roddelen
kibitz {v} (give unwanted advice)  :: kommentaar geven
kibitzer {n} (meddlesome person who tells others what to do)  :: bazig persoon {n}
kick {v} (strike with or raise the foot or leg)  :: schoppen, stampen [Belgium], trappen
kick {n} (hit or strike with the leg or foot)  :: schop {m}, trap {m}, stamp {m} [Belgium]
kick {n} (colloquial: something fun or amusing)  :: kick {m}
kick-off {n} (opening kick in football)  :: aftrap {m}
kick out {v} (eject, throw out, or forcefully remove)  :: eruit trappen
kick out {v} (stop, stall, or disconnect suddenly)  :: er de brui aan geven
kick scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle) SEE: scooter  ::
kicksled {n} (type of small sled)  :: stepslee, ijsstep
kick the bucket {v} (to die)  :: de pijp aan Maarten geven, het loodje leggen
kick wheel {n} (A wheel or disc used to throw pots, turned by kicking or pushing a heavy stone or concrete base with the foot)  :: pottenbakkersschijf {f}
kid {n} (young goat)  :: geitje {n}
kidnap {v} (to seize and detain a person unlawfully)  :: ontvoeren, kidnappen
kidnapper {n} (one who performs kidnap)  :: kidnapper {m}, ontvoerder {m}, schaker {m}
kidnapping {n} (the crime of taking a person against their will, sometimes for ransom)  :: gijzeling {f}
kidney {n} (an organ in the body)  :: nier {f}
kidney stone {n} (calculus in the kidney)  :: niersteen
Kiev {prop} (Ukrainian city)  :: Kiëv, Kiev
Kiev {prop} (Medieval principality) SEE: Kievan Rus  ::
Kievan Rus {prop} (medieval principality)  :: Kievse Rus
Kihnu {prop} (island)  :: Kihnu
kike {n} (offensive: Jew)  :: neus, kankerjood, smous
kill {v} (put to death)  :: doden, vermoorden
kill {n} (act of killing)  :: moorden, vermoorden
kill {n} (result of killing)  :: moord {m}, [animal] prooi {m}
killer {n} (person who kills)  :: doder {m}
killer {n} (murderer)  :: doder {m}, moordenaar {m}
killer whale {n} (A sea mammal, Orcinus orca)  :: orka {m}
kill the fatted calf {v} (begin a festive celebration)  :: het vetgemeste kalf slachten
kill two birds with one stone {v} (solve two problems at once)  :: (to hit two flies in one slap) twee vliegen in één klap slaan
kiln {n} (oven, furnace or heated chamber)  :: oven {m}, drooghut {f}, droogkamer {f}
kilo- {prefix} (prefix)  :: kilo-
kilogram {n} (unit of mass equal to 1000 grams)  :: kilogram {m}
kilometrage {n} (kilometrage)  :: kilometering
kilometre {n} (unit of measure)  :: kilometer
kiloton {n} (unit of measure)  :: kiloton
Kim {prop} (female given name)  :: Kim
Kim {prop} (surname)  :: Kim
Kimmeridgian {prop} (subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Kimmeridgien
kimono {n} (traditional Japanese clothing)  :: kimono {m}
kin {n} (relatives collectively)  :: verwanten
kin {n} (relative) SEE: relative  ::
kind {n} (type, race, category)  :: categorie {f}, genre {n}, ras {n}, soort, type {n}
kind {n} (character or nature)  :: aard {m}, natuur {f}, slag
kind {n} (goods and services as payment)  :: natura
kind {n} (equivalent means as response)  :: gelijke munt
kind {adj} (affectionate, nice)  :: aardig, leuk, lief, mooi, prettig
kind {adj} (favorable)  :: gunstig
kind {adj} (mild, gentle)  :: mild
kindergarten {n} (educational institution for young children, usually between ages 4 and 6)  :: kleuterschool
kindle {v} (to start (a fire))  :: aansteken
kindliness {n} (the state of feeling kindly towards someone or something)  :: vriendelijkheid {f}
kindling {n} (pieces of wood and twigs used to start a fire)  :: aanmaakhout
kindly {adj} (having a kind personality)  :: vriendelijk
kindly {adv} (in a kind manner)  :: vriendelijk, beminnelijk
kindness {n} (instance of charitable behavior)  :: vriendelijkheid {f}, aardigheid {f}
kind of {adv} (somewhat)  :: ietwat
kindred {n} (kin) SEE: kin  ::
kindred {n} (people of same ethnic descent)  :: soortgenoten
kindred {adj} (of the same nature)  :: gelijkaardig, gelijkwaardig, equivalent
kinematics {n} (the branch of mechanics concerned with objects in motion)  :: kinematica
kinesia {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
kinesis {n} (the movement of an organism in response to an external stimulus)  :: kinesie {f}
kinesthesia {n} (sensation or perception of motion)  :: kinesthesie {f}
kinetic {adj} (relating to motion)  :: kinetisch
kinetosis {n} (motion sickness) SEE: motion sickness  ::
king {n} (a male of a royal family who is the supreme ruler of his nation)  :: koning {m}
king {n} (a playing piece in chess)  :: koning {m}
king {n} (a playing card with the image of a king in it)  :: koning {m}, heer {m}
King Arthur {prop} (legendary king of Britain)  :: Koning Arthur {m}
king cake {n} (cake eaten on Epiphany)  :: driekoningentaart {m} {f}, koningentaart {m} {f}
king cobra {n} (Ophiophagus hannah)  :: koningscobra
kingdom {n} (nation having as supreme ruler a king and/or queen)  :: koninkrijk {n}
kingdom {n} (taxonomic division, below Domain and above Phylum)  :: rijk {n}, plantenrijk {n}, dierenrijk {n}
Kingdom of England {prop} (Kingdom of England)  :: Koninkrijk Engeland {n}
Kingdom of Great Britain {prop}  :: Koninkrijk Groot-Brittannië {n}
Kingdom of Scotland {prop} (Kingdom of Scotland)  :: Koninkrijk Schotland {n}
Kingdom of the Netherlands {prop} (official name of the Netherlands)  :: Koninkrijk der Nederlanden {n}
kingfisher {n} (any of various birds of the suborder Alcedines)  :: ijsvogel {m}
kingmaker {n} (person with influence in the choice of a leader)  :: koningmaker {m}
king penguin {n} (Aptenodytes patagonicus)  :: koningspinguïn
Kings {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Koningen
kingship {n} (state of being a king)  :: koningschap {n}
kingslayer {n} (one who kills a king) SEE: regicide  ::
Kingston {prop} (capital of Jamaica)  :: Koningstuin {m}
king vulture {n} (Sarcoramphus papa)  :: koningsgier
kink {n} (tight curl, twist, or bend)  :: kink
kinky {adj} (marked by unconventional sexual preferences or behavior)  :: kinky
kinship {n} (relation or connection by blood, marriage or adoption)  :: verwantschap {f}
Kinyarwanda {prop} (Rwanda) SEE: Rwanda  ::
kiosk {n} (enclosed structure where cigarettes, magazines, etc are sold)  :: kiosk {m} {f}
kip {n} (informal: nap)  :: dut {n} (usually in the diminutive, dutje), hazeslaapje {n}
kip {n} (informal: very untidy house or room)  :: keet {f}, hol {n}
kip {v} (to sleep, in a temporary, charitable, or necessary situation)  :: dutten, een uiltje knappen, [informal] maffen
kip {n} (unit of currency in Laos)  :: kip {m} {f}
kipfel {n} (croissant) SEE: croissant  ::
kippah {n} (skullcap)  :: keppel {m}
kipper {n} (a prepared herring)  :: kipper {m}
Kiribati {prop} (Republic of Kiribati)  :: Kiribati
kishlak {n} (qishlaq) SEE: qishlaq  ::
kismet {n} (fate; a predetermined or unavoidable destiny)  :: lotbestemming
kiss {v} (to touch with the lips)  :: kussen, zoenen
kiss {v} (to touch each other’s lips)  :: elkaar kussen , elkaar zoenen
kiss {n} (touch with the lips)  :: kus, zoen
kiss me {phrase} (kiss me)  :: kus me
Kiswahili {prop} (Swahili) SEE: Swahili  ::
kit {n} (clothing) SEE: clothing  ::
kit {n} (circular wooden vessel)  :: ton {m} {f}
kit {n} (kind of basket made from straw of rushes)  :: mand {m} {f}
kit {n} (equipment of a soldier)  :: uitrusting {f}
kit {n} (collection of items needed for a specific purpose)  :: set {m}
kit {n}  :: set
kitchen {n} (room)  :: keuken
kitchen cabinet {n} (built-in cabinet found in a kitchen)  :: keukenkastje {n}
kitchen dresser {n} (kitchen cabinet) SEE: kitchen cabinet  ::
kitchen garden {n} (a garden used for growing fruits, vegetables for use in the kitchen) SEE: vegetable garden  ::
kitchen towel {n} (sheet of kitchen paper) SEE: paper towel  ::
kite {n} (flying toy on string)  :: vlieger
kitsch {n} (kitsch)  :: kitsch
kitten {n} (a young cat)  :: katje {n}, kitten {m}, poesje {n}
kitten {n} (a young rabbit, rat, hedgehog, squirrel, fox or badger)  :: lamprei [of a rabbit]
kitty {n} (kitten, small cat)  :: katje, kattenjong
kitty-cat {n} (cat)  :: kattepoes
kitty litter {n} (mixture to provide a soiling area for cats)  :: kattenbakvulling {f}
kiwi {n} (bird)  :: kiwi {m}
kiwi {n} (kiwi fruit) SEE: kiwi fruit  ::
kiwi fruit {n} (fruit)  :: kiwi {m}
kleptomania {n} (disorder that causes an uncontrollable obsessions with stealing)  :: kleptomanie {f}, steelzucht {f}
kleptomaniac {n} (One who steals compulsively)  :: kleptomaan {m}, kleptomane {f}
Klingon {prop} (the language)  :: Klingon
klipspringer {n} (Oreotragus oreotragus)  :: klipspringer {m}
klutz {n} (a clumsy or stupid person)  :: kluns {m}, klos {m}
knackered {adj} (extremely tired or exhausted)  :: kapot
knackwurst {n} (a short, thick, highly seasoned sausage)  :: knakworst {m} {f}
knave {n} (archaic: boy; especially, boy servant)  :: knaap {m}
knave {n} (archaic: any male servant)  :: boy {m}, knecht {m}
knave {n} (deceitful fellow)  :: schelm {m}
knave {n} (playing card)  :: boer {m}
knavery {n} (the (mis)behaviour of a knave)  :: schelmenstreek
knead {v} (to work and press into a mass)  :: kneden
knee {n} (joint in the middle of the leg and area around it)  :: knie {f}
kneecap {n} (bone)  :: knieschijf {f} {m}, patella {f} {m}
knee-jerk {adj} (reacting unthinkingly or spontaneously in an expected manner)  :: voorspelbaar
kneel {v} (to stoop down and rest on the knee)  :: knielen
kneepan {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap  ::
knelt {v} (simple past tense and past participle of kneel)  :: knielde, knielden, geknield
knickers {n} (panties) SEE: panties  ::
knife {n} (utensil or tool designed for cutting)  :: mes {n}
knife {n} (weapon)  :: mes {n}
knife {n} (any blade-like part designed for cutting)  :: mes, lemmet
knight {n} (warrior, especially of the Middle Ages)  :: ridder {m}
knight {n} (person on whom a knighthood has been conferred)  :: ridder {m}
knight {n} (chess piece)  :: paard {n}
knight {v} (to confer a knighthood upon)  :: ridderen
knighthood {n} (quality of being a knight)  :: ridderschap {n}
knighthood {n} (body of knights)  :: ridderschap {f}
Knight Templar {n} (crusader)  :: tempelheer {m}, tempelier {m}, (specifically knights only) tempelridder {m}
Königsberg {prop} (the former capital of East Prussia, see also: Kaliningrad)  :: Koningsbergen {n}
knit {v} (to make fabric from thread or yarn)  :: breien
knit {v} (to join closely together)  :: aaneenbreien
knit {v} (intransitive: to become closely joined)  :: aaneengroeien
knit {v} (to combine from various elements)  :: samenbreien
knit cap {n} (soft cap) SEE: beanie  ::
knock {n} (abrupt rapping sound)  :: kloppen {n}, aankloppen {n}
knock {n} (impact)  :: klap {m}
knock {v} (to rap one's knuckles against something)  :: kloppen, aankloppen
knock {v} (to bump or impact)  :: botsen
knock around {v} (time with a friend)  :: uithangen
knock around {v} (relaxing activity)  :: rondhangen
knock around {v} (place)  :: rondzwerven
knock down {v} (demolish) SEE: demolish  ::
knock knee {n} (genu valgum)  :: X-benen {p}
knock-kneed {adj} (having knees abnormally close together)  :: x-benen {p}
knock on wood {v} (to take a customary action to ward off misfortune)  :: afkloppen (to knock), [mostly in Belgium] hout vasthouden (to hold on wood)
knockout {n} (act of making someone unconscious)  :: knock-out
Knossos {prop} (an archaeological site)  :: Knossos
knot {n} (looping)  :: knoop {m}
knot {n} (tangled clump)  :: kluwen {n}
knot {n} (maze-like pattern)  :: kluwen {n}
knot {n} (mathematics closed curve)  :: knoop {m}
knot {n} (difficult situation)  :: de knoop {m}, knoei(boel)
knot {n} (whorl in wood left by branch)  :: knoest {m}
knot {n} (firm swollen tissue caused by injury)  :: buil, bluts
knot {n} (nautical unit of speed)  :: knoop {m}
knot {v} (form into a knot; tie with knot(s))  :: knopen, aaneenknopen, dichtknopen
knot {v} (form wrinkles in forehead)  :: fronsen
knot {n} (variety of wading bird)  :: knot {m} [red knot]
knot theory {n} (branch of topology)  :: knopentheorie {f}
knotty {adj} (Complicated or tricky; complex; difficult)  :: ingewikkeld
knout {n} (kind of whip)  :: knoet
know {v} (be certain or sure about (something))  :: weten
know {v} (be acquainted or familiar with)  :: kennen
know {v} (have knowledge of)  :: weten
know-all {n} (someone who obnoxiously claims to be knowledgeable on a subject) SEE: know-it-all  ::
know-it-all {n} (someone who obnoxiously claims to be knowledgeable on a subject)  :: betweter {m}, wijsneus {m}
knowledge {n} (fact of knowing about something; understanding, familiarity with information)  :: kennis, weten, wetenschap
knowledge {n} (awareness, state of having been informed)  :: medeweten {n}, weten {n}
knowledge {n} (total of what is known, product of learning)  :: kennis, weten {n}, wetenschap
knowledgeable {adj} (having knowledge, especially of a particular subject)  :: geïnformeerd
knowledgeable {adj} (well informed)  :: goed ingelicht
knowledge is power {proverb} (knowledge is power)  :: kennis is macht
know like the back of one's hand {v} (be intimately knowledgable about)  :: kennen als z'n broekzak
know thyself {proverb} (be aware of both your strengths and limitations)  :: ken uzelf
knuckle {n} (joint of the finger)  :: knokkel {m}
knuckle duster {n} (weapon worn around the knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
knucks {n} (brass knuckles) SEE: brass knuckles  ::
koala {n} (a tree-dwelling marsupial that resembles a small bear)  :: koala {m}, koalabeer {m}, koalabeertje {n}
kobold {n} (mischievous elf; goblin)  :: kobold {m}
Kodiak bear {n} (large species of brown bear)  :: kodiakbeer
koff {n}  :: kof {f}
kohlrabi {n} (cabbage variety)  :: koolrabi
Koine {prop} (common Greek language)  :: Koinè
kolkhoz {n} (farming collective)  :: kolchoz {m}
Komodo dragon {n} (large monitor lizard)  :: komodovaraan
Komondor {n} (breed of dog)  :: komondor {m}, Hongaarse herdershond {m}
Komotini {prop} (city)  :: Komotini
kookaburra {n} (kingfishers)  :: kookaburra
kopi luwak {n} (coffee made from eaten berries)  :: kopi loewak
Koran {prop} (the Islamic holy book) SEE: Qur'an  ::
Korea {prop} (South Korea) SEE: South Korea  ::
Korea {prop} (North Korea) SEE: North Korea  ::
Korea {prop} (ancient country or both Koreas as a whole)  :: Korea
Korean {adj} (relating to the Korean Peninsula)  :: Koreaans, Koreaanse
Korean {prop} (language)  :: Koreaans {n}
Korean {n} (person)  :: Koreaans {m}, Koreaanse {f}
Koreanic {adj}  :: Koreaans
korfball {n} (team sport)  :: korfbal {n}
korfball {n} (ball used in the sport)  :: korfbal {m}
Korsakoff's syndrome {n} (form of amnesia)  :: syndroom van Korsakov {n}, korsakovsyndroom {n}, korsakov {n}
kosher {adj} (in accordance with Jewish law)  :: koosjer
Kosovo {prop} (disputed region in the Balkans)  :: Kosovo {n}
koumiss {n} (fermented drink)  :: koemis
kowtow {v} (kneel such that forehead touches ground)  :: knielen, zich buigen
kowtow {v} (bow deeply)  :: zich (diep) buigen
kowtow {v} (act submissively)  :: zich aanpassen, onderdanig zijn
kowtow {n} (kowtowing)  :: buiging {f}, kotau {m}
kraal {n} (enclosure for livestock)  :: kraal
Kraken {prop} (Sea monster)  :: kraken {m}, kraak {m}
Krasnoyarsk {prop} (city)  :: Krasnojarsk
krater {n} (Greek vessel)  :: krater {m}
Kraut {n} (German) SEE: German  ::
Kraut {n} (derogatory: German) SEE: Fritz  ::
krill {n} (small marine crustacean)  :: krill
kroepoek {n} (Indonesian shrimp crackers)  :: kroepoek
Krung Thep {prop} (Bangkok) SEE: Bangkok  ::
krupuk {n} (prawn cracker) SEE: prawn cracker  ::
Krym {prop} (Crimea) SEE: Crimea  ::
krypton {n} (a chemical element)  :: krypton {n}
kryptonite {n} (weakness)  :: kryptoniet
kshatriya {n} (a member of warrior caste)  :: kshattriya
kudos {n} (praise, accolades)  :: krediet {n}
kudu {n} (Tragelaphus imberbis or Tragelaphus strepsiceros)  :: koedoe
Kuiper belt {prop} (region of space in the Solar System)  :: Kuipergordel {m}
Ku Klux Klan {prop} (Ku Klux Klan)  :: Ku Klux Klan
kulak {n} (a prosperous peasant)  :: koelak {m}
kumquat {n} (small orange fruit)  :: kumquat {m}
kung fu {n} (martial art)  :: kung fu {m} {f}
Kungurian {prop} (subdivision of the Permian period)  :: Kungurien
Kurdish {prop} (language of Kurdistan)  :: Koerdisch {n}
Kurdish {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kurdistan, the Kurdish people or the Kurdish language)  :: Koerdisch
Kurdistan {prop} (a region in the Middle East inhabited mostly by the Kurds)  :: Koerdistan {n}
kurgan {n} (prehistoric burial mound)  :: koergan {m}
Kurgan {prop} (city)  :: Koergan
Kursk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Koersk
kurta {n} (Indian shirt)  :: kurta
Kuwait {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Koeweit
Kvarken {prop} (narrow region)  :: Kvarkenarchipel
kvetch {v} (whine or complain, often needlessly and incessantly)  :: kankeren [mildly offensive]
kyanite {n} (blue neosilicate mineral)  :: kyaniet
kyat {n} (unit of currency)  :: kyat {m} {f}
kylix {n} (drinking cup)  :: kylix {m}, ogenschaal {m} {f}
Kyoto {prop} (Kyōto, Japan)  :: Kyoto
Kyrgyz {n} (member of a Turkic people)  :: Kirgiziër {m}, Kirgizische {f}
Kyrgyz {prop} (language)  :: Kirgizisch {n}
Kyrgyz {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Kyrgyzstan, the Kyrgyz people or the Kyrgyz language)  :: Kirgizisch
Kyrgyzstan {prop} (country in Central Asia)  :: Kirgizië, Kirgizstan
Kyōto {prop} (Kyoto) SEE: Kyoto  ::