draak

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch drāke, from Old Dutch *drako, an early Germanic borrowing of Latin dracō (dragon).

Noun[edit]

draak m (plural draken, diminutive draakje n)

  1. a legendary large winged creature; a dragon
  2. a derogatory term for a woman, often considered large and ugly
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch andrake, from Old Dutch *anudrako, from Proto-Germanic *anudrekô (duck leader), from *anudz (duck) + *rekô (ruler, king).

Noun[edit]

draak m (plural draken, diminutive draakje n)

  1. (archaic) a male duck; a drake
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