ijsbeer

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Dutch[edit]

Een duikende ijsbeer. — A diving polar bear.
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛi̯s.beːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ijs‧beer

Etymology 1[edit]

From ijs (ice) +‎ beer (bear).

Noun[edit]

ijsbeer m (plural ijsberen, diminutive ijsbeertje n)

  1. A polar bear, Ursus maritimus. [from 18th c.]
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: ysbeer

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

ijsbeer

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ijsberen
  2. imperative of ijsberen

Anagrams[edit]