kikker

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Danish[edit]

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kikker

  1. present of kikke

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An onomatopoeia for the frog's sound. From kikken +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɪ.kər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kik‧ker
  • Rhymes: -ɪkər

Noun[edit]

kikker m (plural kikkers, diminutive kikkertje n)

  1. frog, relatively smooth amphibian of the order Anura
  2. cleat (device used for fastening), especially a nautical cleat

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References[edit]

  • P.A.F. van Veen & Nicoline van der Sijs, Etymologisch Woordenboek: De herkomst van onze woorden, 2nd edn., Utrecht/Antwerp: Van Dale Lexicografie, 1997 (in Dutch)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

kikker

  1. present of kikke