dreef

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch drijven.

Verb[edit]

dreef

  1. singular past indicative of drijven

Noun[edit]

dreef f (plural dreven, diminutive dreefje n)

  1. a river segment that is used or suitable for fishery with floating nets
  2. the distance crossed by a floating net
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch dreve. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

dreef f (plural dreven, diminutive dreefje n)

  1. wide rural lane with trees planted on both sides

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