neushoorn

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From neus (nose) +‎ hoorn (horn), a calque of Ancient Greek ῥινόκερως (rhinókerōs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnøːsˌɦoːr(ə)n/
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  • Hyphenation: neus‧hoorn

Noun[edit]

neushoorn m (plural neushoorns, diminutive neushoorntje n)

  1. rhinoceros
    Synonyms: renoster, rinoceros

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: neushoring