buiten

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See also: buiten-

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch buten, from Old Dutch *būtan. Cognate to English but, Luxembourgish baussen, West Frisian bûten, Saterland Frisian buute (without), Dutch Low Saxon buten.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbœy̯.tə(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bui‧ten
  • Rhymes: -œy̯tən

Adverb[edit]

buiten

  1. outside

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: buite

Preposition[edit]

buiten

  1. outside, out of

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Noun[edit]

buiten n (plural buitens, diminutive buitentje n)

  1. A mansion and its surrounding estate in the countryside.

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