metaal

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Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /me.ˈtaːl/
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  • Hyphenation: me‧taal

Etymology[edit]

From Old French metal ‎(metal), from Latin metallum ‎(metal, mine, quarry, mineral), from Ancient Greek μέταλλον ‎(métallon, mine, quarry, metal), from μέταλλευειν ‎(métalleuein, to mine, quarry), of unknown origin, but apparently related to μέταλλαν ‎(métallan, to seek after), also of unknown origin.

Noun[edit]

metaal n ‎(plural metalen, diminutive metaaltje n)

  1. metal (atomic element or material made of such atoms)
  2. (heraldry) metal

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