boodschap

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bodescap, from Old Dutch *bodaskap, from Proto-West Germanic *bodaskapi. Equivalent to bode +‎ -schap.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈboːtsxɑp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bood‧schap

Noun[edit]

boodschap f (plural boodschappen, diminutive boodschapje n)

  1. message
  2. errand

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: boodskap
  • Sranan Tongo: boskopu