zuiden

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch suden. Equivalent to an adverbial derivation from zuid that was subsequently adjectivised and substantivised.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzœy̯.də(n)/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: zui‧den
  • Rhymes: -œy̯dən

Noun[edit]

zuiden n (uncountable)

  1. south
  2. (in compounds) southern, from the south

Descendants[edit]

  • Trió: soirë

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • (compass points)
noordwesten noorden noordoosten
westen Compass rose simple plain.svg oosten
zuidwesten zuiden zuidoosten