niemand etymology

Dutch word niemand comes from Dutch iemand (Someone.), Dutch n-

Detailed word origin of niemand

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iemand Dutch (nld) Someone.
n- Dutch (nld) Used to negate the pronoun or adverb which follows it, yielding the same part of speech.
niemand Dutch (nld) Nobody.

Words with the same origin as niemand

Descendants of n-
niets nimmer nooit