aanschouw

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch aenschouw, but reinterpreted as a deverbal noun from aanschouwen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaːn.sxɑu̯/
  • Hyphenation: aan‧schouw

Noun[edit]

aanschouw m or f (uncountable)

  1. sight, appearance (that which is seen)
    Synonyms: aanblik, aanzicht, gezicht, zicht
  2. (archaic) stature, status
Usage notes[edit]
  • The feminine gender was standard in early modern Dutch, but has been obsolete since the nineteenth century.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aːnˈsxɑu̯/
  • Hyphenation: aan‧schouw
  • Rhymes: -ɑu̯

Verb[edit]

aanschouw

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