ontmoeting etymology

Dutch word ontmoeting comes from Dutch ontmoeten (To encounter, come across. To meet.), Dutch -ing

Detailed word origin of ontmoeting

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ontmoeten Dutch (nld) To encounter, come across. To meet.
-ing Dutch (nld) (no longer productive) Forms nouns for a person originating from a place or family. Creates action nouns referring to the performance of a verb, or the result thereof.
ontmoeting Dutch (nld) A meeting (an encounter between people - not an event or gathering of business people).

Words with the same origin as ontmoeting

Descendants of -ing
bedoeling bemanning bescherming beslissing beveiliging beweging ervaring leiding mening omgeving oplossing overwinning poging regering rekening richting verandering verdediging verdieping vergadering vergissing verklaring vertaling waarschuwing