berging etymology

Dutch word berging comes from Dutch -ing, Dutch bergen

Detailed word origin of berging

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ing Dutch (nld) (no longer productive) Forms nouns for a person originating from a place or family. Creates action nouns referring to the performance of a verb, or the result thereof.
bergen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to salvage (a vessel). (transitive) to store, to stash away.
berging Dutch (nld) Rescue, salvage (act of recovering or bringing to safety). Storage room, storeroom.

Words with the same origin as berging

Descendants of -ing
bedoeling bemanning bescherming beslissing beveiliging beweging ervaring leiding mening omgeving ontmoeting oplossing overwinning poging regering rekening richting verandering verdediging verdieping vergadering vergissing verklaring vertaling waarschuwing
Descendants of bergen
bergingsbedrijf bergplaats