The Alternative Dutch Dictionary: snavel

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snavel {{wikipedia}} etymology From gmw *snu, imitative root related to the nose and breath.Per Watkins. See also German schnauben, schnaufen, and Schnupfen. pronunciation
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noun: {{nl-noun}}
  1. beak
  2. (derogatory) mouth Hou je snavel! -- Shut your mouth!
  • slaven

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