rekening etymology

Dutch word rekening comes from Dutch -ing, Dutch rekenen

Detailed word origin of rekening

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-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.
rekenen Dutch (nld) (intransitive) to calculate, to do arithmetic. (intransitive) to rely [+ op (on)], to depend [+ op (on)]. (transitive) to charge, to determine or request a payment. (transitive) to count [+ tot (as (belonging to))] [+ als (as)], to consider (something) an example [+ tot (of)]. (transitive, intransitive) to appraise, to reckon, to evaluate.
rekening Dutch (nld) Account (at a bank). Check, bill. Invoice. Reckoning, account.

Words with the same origin as rekening

Descendants of -ing
bedoeling bemanning bescherming beslissing beveiliging beweging ervaring leiding mening omgeving ontmoeting oplossing overwinning poging regering richting verandering verdediging verdieping vergadering vergissing verklaring vertaling waarschuwing
Descendants of rekenen
misrekening ontoerekenbaar rekenaar rekenfout rekenkunde rekenmachine rekentoestel stroomrekening toerekenbaar