lichaam

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From Middle Dutch lichame, lechame, from Old Dutch lichamo, from Proto-Germanic *līkahamô (body, bodily frame, corpse), equivalent to lijk (body, lich) +‎ ham. Cognate with English likam (body).

Noun[edit]

lichaam n (plural lichamen, diminutive lichaampje n)

  1. body
  2. (algebra, Netherlands) field
  3. (algebra, Belgium) division ring

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