chocolade

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See also: Chocolade

Dutch[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish chocolate, from a Nahuatl [Term?] word, though it is not clear precisely which one. See chocolate for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌʃoː.koːˈlaː.də/
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  • Hyphenation: cho‧co‧la‧de

Noun[edit]

Chocolade
Chocolate

chocolade m (uncountable)

  1. chocolate

Usage notes[edit]

In the past some dictionaries prescribed a feminine gender, likely because of analogy with terms that have the ending -ade. This prescription does not seem to have had any basis in common usage or etymology, however.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: sjokolade
  • West Frisian: sûkelade