dikkop

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English[edit]

Kaptriel - Spotted dikkop - Burhinus capensis.jpg

Etymology[edit]

From Afrikaans dik (thick) + kop (head)

Noun[edit]

dikkop (plural dikkops)

  1. (South Africa) A bird of the family Burhinidae.
    • Dikkops, family burhinidae. Plover like birds with large heads and eyes, long legs without a hind claw and tawny colouring. 1983 Newmans Birds of Southern Africa. Kennith Newman. MacMillan ISBN 0869541706.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dik (thick) +‎ kop (head).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: dik‧kop

Noun[edit]

dikkop m (plural dikkoppen, diminutive dikkopje n)

  1. A person with a big / fat head
  2. A tadpole, a frog or toad in its larval stage

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