beeld

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

beeld (plural beelde)

  1. image, picture

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bēelde, from Old Dutch bilithe, bilithi, from Proto-West Germanic *biliþī (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):

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: beeld

Anagrams[edit]


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-West Germanic *biliþī.

Noun[edit]

beeld (plural beelds)

  1. image, picture