boeket

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch boeket.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /buˈkɛt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

boeket (plural boekette)

  1. bouquet
    Synonyms: handruiker, ruiker

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch boeckeetken, from Middle French bouquet, from Old French bochet.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boeket n or m (plural boeketten, diminutive boeketje n)

  1. bouquet (of flowers)
    Synonyms: handruiker, ruiker
  2. aroma (e.g. of wine or cigar)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: boeket
  • Indonesian: buket (bouquet (of flowers))
  • Papiamentu: bukèt
  • Sranan Tongo: boketi

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press