papieren etymology

Dutch word papieren comes from Dutch -en, Dutch papier

Detailed word origin of papieren

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-en Dutch (nld) Forms verbs from nouns and adjectives. The stem of the word itself does not change. A suffix present on certain adverbs. Forms adjectives that indicate the substance from which something is made. The ending of the plural forms of verbs, in both present and past tense. The ending of the past participle of strong verbs. This can also function as an adjective. Ending of the infinitive form of [...]
papier Dutch (nld) (slang) money (cf. slang sense of paper). Paper (A material used for writing or printing on, made from cellulose pulp rolled into thin sheets.).
papieren Dutch (nld) Paper (made of paper).

Words with the same origin as papieren

Descendants of -en
ballen bemanning benen beveiliging boeken bomen genoegen gouden plaatsen sporen starten stemmen veranderen verandering verhuizen verjaardag verklaren verklaring verpesten verplaatsen verstoppen vertrouwen verwijderen wassen