beker

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch beker, from Middle Dutch beker, from Latin bicarium.

Noun[edit]

beker (plural bekers, diminutive bekertjie)

  1. cup, beaker

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeː.kər/
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  • Hyphenation: be‧ker
  • Rhymes: -eːkər

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch beker, from Latin bicarium. Cognate with English beaker. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

beker m (plural bekers, diminutive bekertje n)

  1. beaker, cup, chalice (drinking vessel, often but not always without a handle, generally not made of glass)
  2. cup (trophy)
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: beker
  • Indonesian: beker

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

beker

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bekeren
  2. imperative of bekeren

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɛkər]
  • Hyphenation: bè‧kêr

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch wekker (alarm clock).

Noun[edit]

bèkêr (plural, first-person possessive bekerku, second-person possessive bekermu, third-person possessive bekernya)

  1. alarm clock

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch beker, from Middle Dutch beker, from Latin bicarium. Cognate with English beaker.

Noun[edit]

bèkêr (plural, first-person possessive bekerku, second-person possessive bekermu, third-person possessive bekernya)

  1. beaker, cup, chalice
    Synonym: piala

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