aap

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See also: Aap, AAP, A.A.P., and аар

Afrikaans[edit]

'n Aap. — A monkey.
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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch aap, from Middle Dutch āpe, from Old Dutch *apo, from Proto-Germanic *apô.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑːp/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

aap (plural ape, diminutive apie)

  1. monkey, ape

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Dutch[edit]

Twee slaperige apen. — Two sleepy monkeys.
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch āpe, from Old Dutch *apo, from Proto-Germanic *apô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aap m (plural apen, diminutive aapje n, feminine apin)

  1. monkey, ape, simian; any member of the infraorder Simiiformes

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: aap

Greenlandic[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aap

  1. yes

Usage notes[edit]

Note that aap and suu are used to affirm a negative interrogative question, and naagga, naamik to deny them. For example,

Nerinngiliuk?
Have you not eaten it?
Suu (nerinngilara).
No (I have not eaten it).
Naamik (nerivara).
Yes (I have eaten it).

Synonyms[edit]

  • suu (less formal)

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

aáp

  1. wholesale purchase of harvest (directly from the farm or plantation)
  2. price or amount paid for a wholesale purchase of harvest

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian *apa, from Proto-Germanic *apô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aap c (plural apen, diminutive aapke)

  1. monkey, ape

Further reading[edit]

  • aap”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011