confessioneel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French confessionnel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Netherlands) IPA(key): /kɔn.fɛ.ʃoːˈneːl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: con‧fes‧si‧o‧neel

Adjective[edit]

confessioneel (comparative confessioneler, superlative confessioneelst)

  1. linked to a particular religious denomination, confessional

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of confessioneel
uninflected confessioneel
inflected confessionele
comparative confessioneler
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial confessioneel confessioneler het confessioneelst
het confessioneelste
indefinite m./f. sing. confessionele confessionelere confessioneelste
n. sing. confessioneel confessioneler confessioneelste
plural confessionele confessionelere confessioneelste
definite confessionele confessionelere confessioneelste
partitive confessioneels confessionelers

Noun[edit]

confessioneel m (plural confessionelen, diminutive confessioneeltje n)

  1. (politics, Christianity) adherent or member of an explicitly religious political party
  2. (historical, Protestantism) orthodox Protestant fixated on creedal rectitude