weduwe

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *widuwa, from Proto-Germanic *widuwǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁widʰéwh₂ (widow). Compare German Witwe, English widow.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeːdyʋə/
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Noun[edit]

weduwe f (plural weduwen or weduwes, diminutive weduwetje n, masculine weduwnaar)

  1. widow