"Wevoelenonsveilig."

Translation:We feel safe.

3 years ago

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So there is no difference between "safe" and "secure" in Dutch?

3 years ago

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That really depends on the context. For example, 'secure' can translate to 'vast' or 'stevig' when talking about something that is physically secured.

3 years ago

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Kan het ook safety zijn? En waarom wel/niet?

1 year ago

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No, because veilig is an adjective. The corresponding noun would be veiligheid.

1 year ago

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No; "Safety" is used in a sentence like: "Safety is important"= Veiligheid is belangrijk.

1 year ago

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Freek en Wicketd, dank, ik snap het :-)

1 year ago
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