bakerhaai etymology

Dutch word bakerhaai comes from Dutch haai (Greedy person. Shark.), Dutch baker

Detailed word origin of bakerhaai

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
haai Dutch (nld) Greedy person. Shark.
baker Dutch (nld) Lit. 'swaddler: Person who helps midwife with child deliveries.
bakerhaai Dutch (nld) Wobbegong, any shark of the Orectolobidae.