steengroeve etymology

Dutch word steengroeve comes from Dutch steen ((uncountable) stone (hard substance). Stone (small rock).), Dutch groeve (Open grave. Quarry, pit.)

Detailed word origin of steengroeve

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
steen Dutch (nld) (uncountable) stone (hard substance). Stone (small rock).
groeve Dutch (nld) Open grave. Quarry, pit.
steengroeve Dutch (nld) Stone quarry.

Words with the same origin as steengroeve

Descendants of steen
barnstenen vuurstenen zandstenen zeepstenen