nagmaal

noun
nag·​maal | \ ˈnäḵˌmäl \
plural -s

Definition of nagmaal

1 Africa : evening meal
2 Africa : communion sense 2

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History and Etymology for nagmaal

Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch nachtmael, from nacht night + mael meal; akin to Old English niht night and to Old English mǣl appointed time, mealtime, meal

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“Nagmaal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nagmaal. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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