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city in western Germany near the Dutch and Belgian borders; formerly it was Charlemagne's northern capital Aachen , Aix-la-Chapelle , Aken
Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603-1659) Abel Janszoon Tasman , Abel Tasman , Tasman
official language of the Republic of South Africa; closely related to Dutch and Flemish Afrikaans , South African Dutch , Taal
white native of Cape Province who is a descendant of Dutch settlers and who speaks Afrikaans Afrikander , Afrikaner , Boer
Dutch physician who opened the first birth control clinic in the world in Amsterdam (1854-1929) Aletta Jacobs , Jacobs
Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723) Anton van Leeuwenhoek , Anton van Leuwenhoek , Leeuwenhoek , Leuwenhoek
city of east central Netherlands; a popular tourist center and site of the summer residence of the Dutch royal family Apeldoorn
group of Baptist congregations believing the teachings of the Dutch theologian Jacobus Arminius (who opposed the doctrine of strict predestination of the Calvinists) Arminian Baptist , General Baptist
Dutch Protestant theologian who founded Arminianism which opposed the absolute predestinarianism of John Calvin (1559-1609) Arminius , Jacob Harmensen , Jacobus Arminius , Jakob Hermandszoon
Dutch philosopher who espoused a pantheistic system (1632-1677) Baruch de Spinoza , Benedict de Spinoza , de Spinoza , Spinoza
shrub or small tree of Dutch Guiana having clusters of pink flowers streaked with purple Bauhinia monandra , butterfly flower
Dutch architect and town planner (1856-1934) Berlage , Hendrik Petrus Berlage
Dutch painter (1450-1516) Bosch , Hieronymus Bosch , Jerom Bos
former province of southern South Africa that was settled by the Dutch in 1652 and ceded to Great Britain in 1814; in 1994 it was split into three new provinces of South Africa Cape Colony , Cape of Good Hope Province , Cape Province
capital and largest city of Indonesia; located on the island of Java; founded by the Dutch in 17th century capital of Indonesia , Djakarta , Jakarta
fungus causing Dutch elm disease Ceratostomella ulmi , Dutch elm fungus
Dutch physician who discovered that beriberi is caused by a nutritional deficiency (1858-1930) Christiaan Eijkman , Eijkman
Dutch physicist who first formulated the wave theory of light (1629-1695) Christiaan Huygens , Christian Huygens , Huygens
Dutch Roman Catholic theologian (1585-1638) Cornelis Jansen , Cornelius Jansenius , Jansen
former Dutch colony in South America; now a part of Guyana Demerara
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