genoeg etymology

Dutch word genoeg comes from Proto-Germanic *ga-, Proto-Germanic *nōgaz, and later Proto-Germanic *ganōgaz (Enough, sufficient.)

Detailed word origin of genoeg

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ga- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Indicates association or togetherness; co-.. Indicates completeness or wholeness. In verbs, also indicates perfectivity (a finished action).
*nōgaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*ganōgaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Enough, sufficient.
nóg Old Norse (non)
*ginuog Old Dutch (odt)
genoeg Dutch (nld) Enough, to enough of a degree, with sufficient frequency Enough. Plenty.

Words with the same origin as genoeg

Descendants of *ga-
game gang gebeuren gebeurtenis geboorte gedeelte gedrag gelijk geloven gelul gemeen genezen genieten gereed geschenk gevecht gevolg gezag gunst jo lijken ook vooruitgang zonsopgang