anderhalf etymology

Dutch word anderhalf comes from Dutch ander, Dutch half ((with numbers) half before the next whole. Half.)

Detailed word origin of anderhalf

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ander Dutch (nld) Another, another person, someone else (archaic) second. Different. Other.
half Dutch (nld) (with numbers) half before the next whole. Half.
anderhalf Dutch (nld) One and a half.

Words with the same origin as anderhalf

Descendants of half
halvanaise halvarine halvegare