beeld

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch beeld.

Noun[edit]

beeld (plural beelde)

  1. image, picture

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bēelde, from Old Dutch bilithi, from Proto-Germanic *biliþją (picture, image).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /beːlt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: beeld
  • Rhymes: -eːlt

Noun[edit]

beeld n (plural beelden, diminutive beeldje n)

  1. image
    Het beeld van deze televisie is heel slecht.
    This television's image is very bad.
  2. statue, sculpture
  3. impression, idea
    Het beeld dat je van hem hebt, klopt niet.
    The impression you have of him is incorrect.

Synonyms[edit]

(idea):

(sculpture):

(impression):

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

beeld

  1. Alternative form of belde

Scots[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch beeld, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *biliþją. Akin to Old English biliþe from the same root.

Noun[edit]

beeld (plural beelds)

  1. image, picture