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Meaning of "jaap" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD JAAP

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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF JAAP

jaap  [jɑːp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF JAAP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Jaap is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES JAAP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of jaap in the English dictionary

The definition of jaap in the dictionary is a simpleton or country bumpkin.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH JAAP


alaap
əˈlɑːp
alap
əˈlɑːp
Autoharp
ˈɔːtəʊˌhɑːp
barp
bɑːp
cardsharp
ˈkɑːdˌʃɑːp
carp
kɑːp
dipterocarp
ˈdɪptərəʊˌkɑːp
escarp
ɪˈskɑːp
harp
hɑːp
LARP
lɑːp
needle-sharp
ˈniːdəlˈʃɑːp
parp
pɑːp
pericarp
ˈpɛrɪˌkɑːp
razor-sharp
ˈreɪzəˌʃɑːp
scarp
skɑːp
sharp
ʃɑːp
tarp
tɑːp
Tharp
θɑːp
ultrasharp
ˌʌltrəˈʃɑːp
unsharp
ʌnˈʃɑːp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JAAP

ja
ja well no fine
jab
Jabal ar Rahm
Jabalpur
jabbed
jabber
jabberer
jabbering
jabberingly
jabberwock
jabberwockies
jabberwocky
jabbing
jabbingly
jabble
jabers
Jabir ibn Hayyan
jabiru
jaborandi

WORDS THAT END LIKE JAAP

ap
cap
cheap
crap
gap
lap
map
mishap
on the cheap
rap
site map
snap
soap
strap
swap
T-strap
tap
trap
wrap
yap

Synonyms and antonyms of jaap in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «jaap» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JAAP

Find out the translation of jaap to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of jaap from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «jaap» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

夏侯
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

jaap
570 millions of speakers

English

jaap
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जाप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ياب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Яап
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

jaap
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

jaap
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jaap
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jaap
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Jaap
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヤープ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

야프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jaap
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Jaap
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜாப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जाप
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

jaap
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Jaap
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Jaap
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Яап
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Jaap
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

jaap
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Jaap
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

jaap
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Jaap
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of jaap

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JAAP»

The term «jaap» is quite widely used and occupies the 32.734 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JAAP» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «jaap» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «jaap» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about jaap

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JAAP»

Discover the use of jaap in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to jaap and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Security: A New Framework for Analysis
This book sets out a comprehensive statement of the new security studies, establishing the case for the broader agenda.
Barry Buzan, Ole Wæver, Jaap de Wilde, 1998
2
The Colony of New Netherland: A Dutch Settlement in ...
In The Colony of New Netherland, Jaap Jacobs offers a comprehensive history of the Dutch colony on the Hudson from the first trading voyages in the 1610s to 1674, when the Dutch ceded the colony to the English.
Jaap Jacobs, 2009
3
Crowds, Psychology, and Politics, 1871-1899
Both the popular work of the French physician LeBon and his predecessors are shown to be influenced and closely connected with both the dramatic events and academic debates of their day.
Jaap van Ginneken, 1992
4
Fatigue of Structures and Materials
This book is primarily a textbook written for people working on fatigue problems of engineering structures and materials associated with design, predictions, load spectra and experimental verifications.
Jaap Schijve, 2008
5
Understanding global news: a critical introduction
A lively and critical introduction to the news media, this book has been written specifically for media students and trainee journalists.
Jaap van Ginneken, 1998
6
Jaap Sahib: An Empowering Cosmic Hymn in Praise of God
Jaap Sahib is a universal prayer hailing God's varied attributes, and in the process seeking God's grace.
Gobind Singh, 2008
7
EU Law and Private International Law: The Interrelationship ...
The present book attempts to identify the methodological disharmony between the two legal disciplines in the regulation of cross border contracts and proposes suggestions to enhance their mutual understanding.
Jan-Jaap Kuipers, 2011
8
Fabricating the Absolute Fake: America in Contemporary Pop ...
A fascinating exploration of how global cultures struggle to create their own "America" within a post-9/11 media culture, Fabricating the Absolute Fake reflects on what it might mean to truly take part in American pop culture.
Jaap Kooijman, 2008
9
Spacecraft Structures
The Emphasis of this book is put on unmanned space flight, particularly on the construction of spacecraft rather than the construction of launch vehicles. The nature of the satellite is dependent on the task that is set for that satellite.
J. Jaap Wijker, 2008
10
Developmental Local Government: A Case Study of South Africa
This book concerns the role of the state in achieving development.
Jaap De Visser, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JAAP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term jaap is used in the context of the following news items.
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These Lego-Like Roads Are Made From Plastic Trash | Co.Exist …
"Our goal is innovation for the public space," says Jaap Peters, who leads the street lab. "It's important, because like other cities, we have all ... «Co.Exist, Jul 15»
2
– Dutch Company Turns Waste Plastic Into Roads | ENS
“We are very positive about the developments surrounding Plastic Road,” said Jaap Peters of Rotterdam's Engineering Division. “Rotterdam is ... «Environment News Service, Jul 15»
3
Wine, art and Clarity at Co-op - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal
Heidi Martin of South Portland Wine Company will host this month's wine tasting with a focus on seasonal wines, along with Jaap Helder from ... «Republican Journal, Jul 15»
4
Who is Man Utd's next defensive mean machine? | Squawka News
... at least one dominant central defender within their back-four – with the likes of Steve Bruce, Jaap Stam and Nemanja Vidic – and in almost all ... «Squawka Football News, Jul 15»
5
Bruckner: Symphony No 1 CD review – Van Sweden delivers a …
Conductor Jaap van Zweden began his career as a violinist – at 19 he was the youngest-ever concertmaster of the Royal Concertgebouw ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
6
Moondance Orchestra to perform at the Ashe Civic Center
The band members include Daniel Cook on trumpet, Pat Jaap on saxophone, Bob Foreman on trombone, Richard Woods on alto saxophone, ... «Jefferson Post, Jul 15»
7
Conflict of interest claims over Malaysian timber imports
However, WWF spokesman Jaap van der Waarde told Trouw the accusations of a conflict of interest are 'incomprehensible'. 'The fact that my ... «DutchNews.nl, Jul 15»
8
Wijnaldum signing raises Newcastle expectations
Previous winners of the Eredivisie Player of the Year gong include Luis Suarez, Wilfried Bony and Jaap Stam, who all impressed after making ... «Betting.betfair, Jul 15»
9
UAE banks reap strong second-quarter earnings as provisioning …
Jaap Meijer, the head of research at Arqaam Capital, said last week that he was anticipating a “robust quarter” because the “provisioning cycle ... «The National, Jul 15»
10
An Axe for defence
Although Damen can't talk about the ownership (the people buying them have discretion high on the agenda) Jaap Gelling of Damen does say ... «The Motorship, Jul 15»

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