beheersen etymology

Dutch word beheersen comes from Dutch be-, Dutch heersen (To prevail. To rule.)

Detailed word origin of beheersen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
be- Dutch (nld) Used to indicate that a verb is acting on a direct object (making the verb transitive). Always unstressed.
heersen Dutch (nld) To prevail. To rule.
beheersen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to control, to master.

Words with the same origin as beheersen

Descendants of be-
beantwoorden bedoeling bedreigen begaan behandelen behandeling bekijken beledigen beleefd beleven beloning bemanning benieuwd beoordelen bereik bestuderen besturen beveiliging bevolking bewaken bewaking bezwaar beëindigen beïnvloeden
Descendants of heersen
beheersbaar beheersing heerszucht