aasvlieg etymology

Dutch word aasvlieg comes from Dutch aas, Dutch vlieg (A fly.)

Detailed word origin of aasvlieg

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
aas Dutch (nld) (obsolete) ace, any very small amount. (obsolete) unit of mass corresponding to approximately 0.05 grams. Ace (playing cards) Bait. Carrion.
vlieg Dutch (nld) A fly.
aasvlieg Dutch (nld) Blowfly.

Words with the same origin as aasvlieg

Descendants of vlieg