faculteit

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: fa‧cul‧teit

Etymology[edit]

From Old French faculté, from Latin facultas ‎(capability, ability, skill, abundance, plenty, stock, goods, properly, Medieval Latin also a body of teachers), another form of facilitas ‎(easiness, facility, etc.), from facul, another form of facilis ‎(easy, facile); see facile.

Noun[edit]

faculteit f ‎(plural faculteiten, diminutive faculteitje n)

  1. college (in the US sense: department of a university dedicated to a given subject), faculty