hartstocht etymology

Dutch word hartstocht comes from Dutch hart, Dutch tocht (Draught, air current. March. Trip.), Dutch -s- (Genitival interfix used to link elements in some compounds.)

Detailed word origin of hartstocht

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hart Dutch (nld) (Northern Dutch) Compassionate or similar feelings. The center point or zone of an object, image etc.. The core or essence of some thing, reasoning etc.. Heart, main muscle pumping blood through the body:.
tocht Dutch (nld) Draught, air current. March. Trip.
-s- Dutch (nld) Genitival interfix used to link elements in some compounds.
hartstocht Dutch (nld) Passion.

Words with the same origin as hartstocht

Descendants of -s-
aantrekkingskracht afstandsbediening doodsbang doodskist doodsoorzaak gerechtshof godsdienst hongersnood hooggerechtshof huiszoekingsbevel identiteitsbewijs landingsbaan levensstijl levensverzekering levensvorm meningsuiting niemandsland oorlogsschip oudejaarsavond rechtszaak staatsburger staatssecretaris varkensvlees verlovingsring