boerenjongen

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Etymology[edit]

form of boer 'farmer' + jongen 'boy'

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boerenjongen m (plural boerenjongens, diminutive boerenjongentje n or boerenjongetje n)

  1. (literally) a farmer's boy, i.e. son
  2. (by extension, common) farmboy, country-boy
    Bart was een echte boerenjongen, geen inwijkeling uit de stad.
    Bart was a real farmboy, no city immigrant.
  3. an alcoholic beverage with raisins

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