spiegel

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch spiegel, from Medieval Latin spēglum, from Latin speculum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈspi.ɣəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: spie‧gel
  • Rhymes: -iɣəl

Noun[edit]

spiegel m (plural spiegels, diminutive spiegeltje n)

  1. mirror
    Spiegeltje, spiegeltje aan de wand, wie is de schoonste van het land?
    Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the prettiest of the land?
  2. stern of a ship
  3. level (amount of a substance)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: spieël
    • Xhosa: isipili
  • Negerhollands: spiegel

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

spiegel

  1. inflection of spiegeln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative

Middle High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

spiegel m

  1. mirror

Descendants[edit]