omroepen etymology

Dutch word omroepen comes from Dutch om, Dutch roepen

Detailed word origin of omroepen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
om Dutch (nld) Convinced, persuaded Around, about. Around, over (to another state). Over, from an upright to a horizontal position (as in "fall over") (om te) in order to; shortening of om te Around, about. At (a time).
roepen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to call, summon, invite etc.. (transitive, or, intransitive) to cry, shout.
omroepen Dutch (nld) To broadcast, announce.

Words with the same origin as omroepen

Descendants of roepen
roeper roeping roepletters roeptoeter roeptoeteren