kruistocht

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Etymology[edit]

From kruis (cross) +‎ tocht (journey). First attested in 1700.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrœy̯s.tɔxt/
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  • Hyphenation: kruis‧tocht

Noun[edit]

kruistocht m (plural kruistochten, diminutive kruistochtje n)

  1. (historical) crusade, a Christian holy war
  2. (figuratively) quest, 'sacred' cause, notably against some evil

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