meerkoet

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From meer (lake) +‎ koet (Eurasian coot, (later) coot-like bird).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmeːr.kut/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: meer‧koet

Noun[edit]

meerkoet m (plural meerkoeten, diminutive meerkoetje n)

  1. Eurasian coot (Fulica atra)

Synonyms[edit]

  • waterkip (Northern Netherlands, dialectal)