genoegen etymology

Dutch word genoegen comes from Dutch -en, Dutch genoeg

Detailed word origin of genoegen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-en Dutch (nld) Forms verbs from nouns and adjectives. The stem of the word itself does not change. A suffix present on certain adverbs. Forms adjectives that indicate the substance from which something is made. The ending of the plural forms of verbs, in both present and past tense. The ending of the past participle of strong verbs. This can also function as an adjective. Ending of the infinitive form of [...]
genoeg Dutch (nld) Enough, to enough of a degree, with sufficient frequency Enough. Plenty.
genoegen Dutch (nld) (uncountable) satisfaction. Pleasure, delight[http://www.groenegenoegen.be/bed&breakfast-UK-voorstelling.html].

Words with the same origin as genoegen

Descendants of -en
ballen bemanning benen beveiliging boeken bomen gouden papieren plaatsen sporen starten stemmen veranderen verandering verhuizen verjaardag verklaren verklaring verpesten verplaatsen verstoppen vertrouwen verwijderen wassen