boerenknecht

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic: boer (farmer) +‎ -en- +‎ knecht (servant, employee)

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: boe‧ren‧knecht

Noun[edit]

boerenknecht m (plural boerenknechten, diminutive boerenknechtje n)

  1. A farmhand or ranchhand, agricultural employee under supervision

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