barbeel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch barbeel, from Old French barbel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɑrˈbeːl/
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  • Hyphenation: bar‧beel
  • Rhymes: -eːl

Noun[edit]

barbeel m (plural barbelen, diminutive barbeeltje n)

  1. (zoology) barbel, Barbus barbus
  2. (zoology) Some unrelated marine basses (perch) of genus Mullus, including the 'bearded' species Mullus barbatus

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