beleefd etymology

Dutch word beleefd comes from Dutch beleven

Detailed word origin of beleefd

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
beleven Dutch (nld) (transitive) to experience, live, go through. (transitive) to profess, practice openly (notably a faith or conviction). (transitive, obsolete) to live, exist in (a time or space). (transitive, obsolete) to observe, follow (a command etc.).
beleefd Dutch (nld) Polite (well-mannered).

Words with the same origin as beleefd

Descendants of beleven
belever beleving