advocaat

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch advocaat (lawyer), from Latin advocātus, from verb advocō (to summon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

advocaat (countable and uncountable, plural advocaats)

  1. A Dutch liqueur made of egg yolks, sugar and strong liquor, typically brandy.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin advocātus, from verb advocō (to summon).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ɑdvoːˈkaːt/, /ɑtfoːˈkaːt/
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Noun[edit]

advocaat m (plural advocaten, diminutive advocaatje n, feminine advocate)

  1. (countable) attorney, lawyer
  2. (also uncountable) advocaat
    Synonyms: eierlikeur
  3. (also uncountable, by extension) eggnog