bergplaats etymology

Dutch word bergplaats comes from Dutch plaats, Dutch bergen

Detailed word origin of bergplaats

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
plaats Dutch (nld) (dialectal) farm. (dialectal) square, plaza (paved open space of any size in a town or near a building). Place, location in a text. Place, position. Space, especially free space. Town, city.
bergen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to salvage (a vessel). (transitive) to store, to stash away.
bergplaats Dutch (nld) Storage location.

Words with the same origin as bergplaats

Descendants of bergen
berging bergingsbedrijf