bijouterie

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bijouterie. Equivalent to bijou +‎ -erie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /biˌʒu.təˈri/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧jou‧te‧rie
  • Rhymes: -i

Noun[edit]

bijouterie f (plural bijouterieën)

  1. (countable) A jewellery shop, a jeweller's.
  2. (uncountable, countable) Jewellery, trinkets.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bijou (piece of jewelry) +‎ -erie, with intrusive -t-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bijouterie f (plural bijouteries)

  1. jeweller's; jewellery shop

Descendants[edit]

  • Romanian: bijuterie

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bijouterie f

  1. plural of bijouteria