vrachtwagen

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch vrachtwagen. Equivalent to vracht +‎ wagen. Compare English freightwagon, West Frisian frachtwein (truck, lorry), German Frachtwagen, Swedish fraktvagn (cargo truck).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvrɑxtˌʋaː.ɣə(n)/
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  • Hyphenation: vracht‧wa‧gen

Noun[edit]

vrachtwagen m (plural vrachtwagens, diminutive vrachtwagentje n)

  1. truck, lorry
  2. (archaic) freightwagon, cart for transporting loads

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Descendants[edit]

  • Sranan Tongo: fraktiwagi