suiker

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Etymology[edit]

From later Old French çucre (circa 13th cent), from Medieval Latin zuccarum, from Old Italian zucchero, from Arabic سُكَّر ‎(sukkar), from Persian شکر ‎(šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा ‎(śárkarā, ground or candied sugar", originally "grit, gravel), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ ‎(gravel, boulder), akin to Ancient Greek κρόκη ‎(krókē, pebble).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsœy̯.kər/
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  • Hyphenation: sui‧ker

Noun[edit]

suiker m ‎(plural suikers, diminutive suikertje n)

  1. sugar

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