dokter

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See also: Dokter and dökter

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dokter, from doctor, from Middle Dutch doctoor, from Latin doctor.

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dokter (plural dokters, diminutive doktertjie)

  1. medical doctor, physician

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From doctor, assimilated to Dutch phonetics through common use, from Middle Dutch doctoor, from Latin doctor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔk.tər/
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  • Hyphenation: dok‧ter

Noun[edit]

dokter m (plural dokters or doktoren, diminutive doktertje n)

  1. doctor (physician, medical doctor)

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  • Afrikaans: dokter
  • Indonesian: dokter

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch dokter (doctor (physician, medical doctor)), from doctor, from Middle Dutch doctoor, from Latin doctor (teacher, instructor). Doublet of doktor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔktər/
  • Hyphenation: dok‧têr

Noun[edit]

doktêr (plural, first-person possessive dokterku, second-person possessive doktermu, third-person possessive dokternya)

  1. doctor, a physician; a member of the medical profession; one who is trained and licensed to heal the sick or injured.

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