bok etymology

Dutch word bok comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuǵ- (Buck, he-goat.), Proto-Indo-European *bʰugo-, Proto-Indo-European *bhug̑-

Detailed word origin of bok

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰuǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Buck, he-goat.
*bʰugo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bhug̑- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bukkô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
buk Old Dutch (odt)
*bukk Frankish (frk) Buck.
buc Old Dutch (odt)
boc Middle Dutch (dum) Buck, male goat.
bok Dutch (nld) (gymnastics) vaulting horse. (pejorative) churl, grouch. (pejorative) oaf, bumpkin. (printing) job case, type case. A crane on legs. Box, perch (driver's seat on a carriage). Male goat, buck, billy. Sawbuck, buck.

Words with the same origin as bok

Descendants of *bʰuǵ-
beuk bierbuik bokken bokkensprong buik buikdenning buikdienst buikdrager buikgriep buikje buikpijn buikschuiver buikvin buikvlies buikvliesontsteking geitenbok keper onderbuik reebok spekbuik springbok steenbok uitbuiken zondebok
Descendants of *bʰugo-
bierpens bokkig bovenbuik buikdans buikdienaar buiktyfus capriool schachtbok uitbuikwandeling
Descendants of *bhug̑-
hertenbok steenbokskeerkring zaagbok