katoen

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch catoen, from older cotoen, from Old French coton, from Old Italian cotone, from Arabic قُطُن(quṭun).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaːˈtun/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧toen
  • Rhymes: -un

Noun[edit]

katoen m (uncountable)

  1. cotton, plant of the genus Gossypium

Noun[edit]

katoen n (plural katoenen, diminutive katoentje n)

  1. cotton (fabric)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: katoen
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: katun
  • German: Kattun (calico)
  • Indonesian: katun
  • Papiamentu: katuna, katoena
  • Sranan Tongo: katun
  • West Frisian: katoen