avondmaal

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: a‧vond‧maal

Noun[edit]

avondmaal n ‎(plural avondmalen, diminutive avondmaaltje n)

  1. Dinner, supper.
    Het avondmaal staat klaar.
    Dinner is ready.
    Het Laatste Avondmaal is een beroemd schilderij van Leonardo da Vinci.
    The Last Supper is a famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci.

Usage notes[edit]

This word tends to be used only to refer to "regular" dinners had at home, not to dinner parties or meals had in a restaurant, where "diner" is used more often.

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