privaat

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch privaet (private; privy), from Latin privātus (private) and privāta (privy, outhouse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /priˈvaːt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pri‧vaat
  • Rhymes: -aːt

Adjective[edit]

privaat (not comparable)

  1. private, personal

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of privaat
uninflected privaat
inflected private
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial privaat
indefinite m./f. sing. private
n. sing. privaat
plural private
definite private
partitive privaats

Noun[edit]

privaat n (plural privaten)

  1. A privy, an outhouse.
    Synonyms: kakhuis, schijthuis, secreet
  2. (by extension) A toilet.
    Synonyms: toilet, wc