stokslag

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stok (stick, e.g. cane) +‎ slag (hit, stroke)

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: stok‧slag

Noun[edit]

stokslag m (plural stokslagen, diminutive stokslagje n)

  1. A cane stroke or hit with another type of stick, such as hickory or even a clubber
For lack of a current specific word for caning, that is generally rendered by the plural stokslagen, with or without some reference to number or (vaguer) multiplicity

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