lichaam

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Etymology[edit]

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).

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Noun[edit]

lichaam n ‎(plural lichamen, diminutive lichaampje n)

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

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