fossiel

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Etymology[edit]

From French fossile, from Latin fossilis ‎(something which has been dug up), from fodio ‎(I dig up).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -il
  • Hyphenation: fos‧siel

Noun[edit]

fossiel n ‎(plural fossielen, diminutive fossieltje n)

  1. fossil
  2. (figuratively, derogatory) someone with very old fashioned ideas, a dinosaur

Adjective[edit]

fossiel ‎(not comparable)

  1. fossil

Declension[edit]

Inflection of fossiel
uninflected fossiel
inflected fossiele
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial fossiel
indefinite m./f. sing. fossiele
n. sing. fossiel
plural fossiele
definite fossiele
partitive fossiels