reddingsboot

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch reddingsboot. Equivalent to redding +‎ -s- +‎ boot.

Noun[edit]

reddingsboot (plural reddingsbote, diminutive reddingsbootjie)

  1. lifeboat

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From redding (rescue) +‎ boot (boat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛ.dɪŋsˌboːt/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: red‧dings‧boot

Noun[edit]

reddingsboot f (plural reddingsboten, diminutive reddingsbootje n)

  1. A lifeboat, boat to save shipwrecked people

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