bierbuik etymology

Dutch word bierbuik comes from Dutch bier (Beer.), Dutch buik

Detailed word origin of bierbuik

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bier Dutch (nld) Beer.
buik Dutch (nld) (nautical) The lowest inner part of a ship's hull, where water accumulates.. Belly. Paunch (referring euphemistically to a protrusive belly).
bierbuik Dutch (nld) A belly with an excess of subcutaneous fat, often blamed to excess consumption of beer; a potbelly, beer belly. Someone with a beer belly.

Words with the same origin as bierbuik

Descendants of buik
beuk bierpens