echtgenoot

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

echt (wedlock) +‎ genoot (partner)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛ(χt)χəˌnoːt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: echt‧ge‧noot

Noun[edit]

echtgenoot m (plural echtgenoten, diminutive echtgenootje n)

  1. husband (male partner in a marriage)
  2. (gender neutral use) spouse

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