hertenbok etymology

Dutch word hertenbok comes from Dutch hert, Dutch bok

Detailed word origin of hertenbok

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hert Dutch (nld) Deer (a ruminant mammal with antlers and hooves, or their meat).
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.
hertenbok Dutch (nld) An adult, male deer; a stag.