lukken etymology

Dutch word lukken comes from Middle Dutch geluc

Detailed word origin of lukken

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
geluc Middle Dutch (dum)
gelucken Middle Dutch (dum)
lucken Middle Dutch (dum)
lukken Dutch (nld) (impersonal, with indirect object and te/om te) to manage to, to succeed in, to be able to. (intransitive) to succeed, to work, to go right.

Words with the same origin as lukken

Descendants of geluc
geluk gelukkig ongeluk