kameel

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kameel, from Middle Dutch cameel, older kemel, from Latin camēlus, from Ancient Greek κάμηλος (kámēlos), from a Semitic language.

Noun[edit]

kameel (plural kamele)

  1. camel

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch cameel, older kemel, from Latin camēlus, from Ancient Greek κάμηλος (kámēlos), from a Semitic language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaːˈmeːl/
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  • Hyphenation: ka‧meel
  • Rhymes: -eːl

Noun[edit]

kameel m (plural kamelen, diminutive kameeltje n)

  1. A Bactrian camel, Camelus bactrianus.
  2. A camel, animal of the genus Camelus.

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  • Afrikaans: kameel