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Detailed Translations for lightning from English to Dutch


lightning [the ~] noun

  1. the lightning (summer lightning; sheet lightning; heat lightning)
    de bliksem; de weerlicht
  2. the lightning
    het hemelvuur; de bliksem
  3. the lightning (flashes of lightning)
    de bliksems; het weerlichten

Translation Matrix for lightning:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bliksem heat lightning; lightning; sheet lightning; summer lightning bolt; clap of thunder; flash of lightning; streak; thunderbolt
bliksems flashes of lightning; lightning
hemelvuur lightning
weerlicht heat lightning; lightning; sheet lightning; summer lightning
weerlichten flashes of lightning; lightning
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
weerlichten lighten
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bliksems blast; damn it; darned; dash it

Related Words for "lightning":

  • lightnings

Synonyms for "lightning":

  • atmospheric electricity
  • flash

Related Definitions for "lightning":

  1. the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash); can scintillate for a second or more1
  2. abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light1

Wiktionary Translations for lightning:

  1. discharge
  2. flash of light
  1. (formeel, nld) bliksem

Cross Translation:
lightning bliksem BlitzPhysik, Meteorologie: sichtbare Lichterscheinung bei einer elektrischen Entladung
lightning bliksem; hemelvuur foudre — Fluide électrique
lightning bliksem; hemelvuur éclair — Éclat de lumière

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