hoofdman

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch hôvetman. Equivalent to hoofd +‎ man.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦoːft.mɑn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: hoofd‧man

Noun[edit]

hoofdman m (plural hoofdmannen, diminutive hoofdmannetje n)

  1. chief, leader, ringleader