lokaas etymology

Dutch word lokaas comes from Dutch aas, Dutch lokken ((transitive) to attract, allure, bait.)

Detailed word origin of lokaas

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
aas Dutch (nld) (obsolete) ace, any very small amount. (obsolete) unit of mass corresponding to approximately 0.05 grams. Ace (playing cards) Bait. Carrion.
lokken Dutch (nld) (transitive) to attract, allure, bait.
lokaas Dutch (nld) Bait. Lure, especially in angling.

Words with the same origin as lokaas

Descendants of lokken