stroom

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See also: Stroom and Strööm

Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch strôom, from Old Dutch *strōm, from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srew- (to flow).

Noun[edit]

stroom m (plural stromen, diminutive stroompje n)

  1. stream
    Synonyms: beek
  2. current
  3. electrical current
  4. electricity
    Synonyms: elektriciteit
  5. large river, especially one leading to the sea or ocean
    Antwerpen, stad aan de stroom — Antwerp, city on the river Scheldt
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

stroom

  1. first-person singular present indicative of stromen
  2. imperative of stromen

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *strōm, from Proto-Germanic *straumaz, from Proto-Indo-European *srew- (to flow).

Noun[edit]

strôom m, n

  1. stream

Inflection[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • stroom”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • stroom”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929