dochter

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch dochter, from Old Dutch dohter, from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔx.tər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: doch‧ter

Noun[edit]

dochter f (plural dochters, diminutive dochtertje n)

  1. daughter (female offspring)
  2. (figuratively) offshoot, something derivative or subordinate

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch dohter, from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr.

Noun[edit]

dochter f

  1. daughter

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • dochter”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • dochter”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr.

Noun[edit]

dochter f

  1. daughter

Inflection[edit]

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Scots[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English doughter, from Old English dohtor, from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dochter (plural dochters)

  1. daughter

Further reading[edit]


West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian dochter, from Proto-Germanic *duhtēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰugh₂tḗr.

Noun[edit]

dochter c (plural dochters, diminutive dochterke)

  1. daughter
    Coordinate term: soan

Further reading[edit]

  • dochter”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011