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Knecht

Knecht

See also: knecht

German

Noun

Knecht m (genitive Knechts or Knechtes, plural Knechte)

  1. male servant, especially on a farm
  2. labourer
  3. menial

Declension

Derived terms

knecht

knecht

See also: Knecht

Dutch

Noun

knecht m (plural knechten or knechts, diminutive knechtje n)

  1. servant
  2. (by extension) assistant, -hand, employee
  3. (pejorative) flunky

Synonyms

Derived terms

  • knechten
  • knechterig
  • knechtschap n
  • laarzeknecht m, laarzenknecht m (object)
  • meesterknecht m
  • verknechten

(types by task/employer)

  • bakkersknecht m
  • beulsknecht m
  • herenknecht m
  • landsknecht m, lansknecht m
  • lijfknecht m
  • schildknecht m
  • toneelknecht m
  • veeknecht m