pastoor

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch pastoor, from Middle Dutch pastōor, from Latin pāstor.

Noun[edit]

pastoor (plural pastore)

  1. (Christianity) parish priest

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch pastōor, from Latin pāstor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɑsˈtoːr/, /pɑˈstoːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pas‧toor
  • Rhymes: -oːr

Noun[edit]

pastoor m (plural pastoors, diminutive pastoortje n)

  1. (Christianity, especially Roman Catholicism) parish priest
  2. (Christianity, dated) pastor, one who provides spiritual guidance

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: pastoor
  • West Frisian: pastoar

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pāstor.

Noun[edit]

pastôor m

  1. priest, pastor

Inflection[edit]

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