twivel

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch twīval, from Proto-Germanic *twīflaz.

Noun[edit]

twivel m

  1. doubt, uncertainty
  2. ambiguity
  3. desperation, hopelessness

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Further reading[edit]

  • twivel”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • twivel (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Common Germanic; cognate with German Zweifel, Danish tvivl, Dutch twijfel.

Noun[edit]

twivel ? (plural twivels)

  1. doubt