kwartel

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kwartel.

Noun[edit]

kwartel (plural kwartels)

  1. quail

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch quattel, quattele, from Old Dutch *kwahtila, from Frankish *kwahtila.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʋɑr.təl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kwar‧tel
  • Rhymes: -ɑrtəl

Noun[edit]

kwartel m (plural kwartels, diminutive kwarteltje n)

  1. quail
    Synonym: kwakkel