dwaas

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch dwaes, from Old Dutch *dwās, from Proto-Germanic *dwēsaz.

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Adjective[edit]

dwaas (comparative dwazer, superlative meest dwaas or dwaast)

  1. foolish, stupid

Declension[edit]

Inflection of dwaas
uninflected dwaas
inflected dwaze
comparative dwazer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial dwaas dwazer het dwaast
het dwaaste
indefinite m./f. sing. dwaze dwazere dwaaste
n. sing. dwaas dwazer dwaaste
plural dwaze dwazere dwaaste
definite dwaze dwazere dwaaste
partitive dwaas dwazers

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Noun[edit]

dwaas m, f (plural dwazen, diminutive dwaasje n)

  1. a stupid person, fool

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