kommetje

noun kom·me·tje \ˈkäməchē\
variants: or

comitje

\ˈkäməchē\

Definition of kommetje

plural

-s

  1. :  a small depression common in parts of the African veld

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Origin and Etymology of kommetje

obsolete Afrikaans (now kommetjie), literally, mug, cup, from Dutch, diminutive of kom basin, bowl, from Middle Dutch com, comme; akin to Middle High German kumpf bowl


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