voet

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch voet.

Noun[edit]

voet (plural voete)

  1. foot

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch voet, from Old Dutch fuot, from Proto-Germanic *fōts, from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

voet m (plural voeten, diminutive voetje n)

  1. foot (lowest part of the legs)
  2. (historical) Dutch foot (unit of measure)
  3. imperial foot (unit of measure)
  4. foot (lowest part of any standard, support, stand or pillar)
  5. (poetry) foot (most basic element of a metre)

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch fuot, from Proto-Germanic *fōts, from Proto-Indo-European *pṓds.

Noun[edit]

voet m

  1. foot (bottom of the leg)
  2. foot, bottom part, base
  3. foot, leg, support
  4. foot (unit of measure)

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Further reading[edit]

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