knoflook

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch knofloick, knuuflooch, a dissimilated variant of earlier Middle Dutch cloffloc (literally clove-leek), from Old Dutch *kloflōk, from Proto-West Germanic *klobulauk (literally clove-leek), equivalent to klieven +‎ look. Compare German Knoblauch, West Frisian knyflok and English clove.

Knoflook
Garlic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈknɔf.loːk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: knof‧look

Noun[edit]

knoflook m or n (plural knofloken, diminutive knoflookje n)

  1. garlic, Allium sativum (bulb, used as a culinary herb, or plant)

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