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"What are the babies' names?"

Translation:Hoe heten de baby's?

3 years ago

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Dictonary hints on this question give back "Wat zijn de baby's namen?"

9 months ago

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The hints give you a hint for the word babies, not for the possessive babies'.

  • baby (EN) - baby (NL)
  • babies (EN) - baby's (NL)

The possessive "s", as is common in English, is generally only used with names in Dutch.

9 months ago