behandelen etymology

Dutch word behandelen comes from Dutch handelen, Dutch be-

Detailed word origin of behandelen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
handelen Dutch (nld) (intransitive) to act. (intransitive) to trade, do business.
be- Dutch (nld) Used to indicate that a verb is acting on a direct object (making the verb transitive). Always unstressed.
behandelen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to handle, to treat. (transitive) to treat (medically).

Words with the same origin as behandelen

Descendants of handelen
afhandeling behandeling boekhandel detailhandel groothandel handel handelaar handeling handelsbetrekking handelspost handelsvloot mishandeling verhandeling vrijhandel
Descendants of be-
beantwoorden bedoeling bedreigen begaan beheersen bekijken beledigen beleefd beleven beloning bemanning benieuwd beoordelen bereik bestuderen besturen beveiliging bevolking bewaken bewaking bezwaar beëindigen beïnvloeden