zeef

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zeːf/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zeef
  • Rhymes: -eːf

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch seve, sef, from Old Dutch *sivi, *sif, from Proto-Germanic *sibiz.

Noun[edit]

zeef f (plural zeven, diminutive zeefje n)

  1. screen, sieve
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: sif

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

zeef

  1. first-person singular present indicative of zeven
  2. imperative of zeven