trekhaak etymology

Dutch word trekhaak comes from Dutch haak (Bracket (for enclosing text or mathematical symbols). Hook.), Dutch trekken

Detailed word origin of trekhaak

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
haak Dutch (nld) Bracket (for enclosing text or mathematical symbols). Hook.
trekken Dutch (nld) (intransitive) to migrate. (intransitive, Belgium) to photograph, take a picture. (intransitive, vulgar) to jerk off, masturbate. (transitive) to manage, to have the strength for. (transitive) to pull, to draw.
trekhaak Dutch (nld) Tow hitch, tow bar.

Words with the same origin as trekhaak

Descendants of trekken
aantrekkelijk aantrekking kurkentrekker onaantrekkelijk samentrekking teruggetrokkenheid terugtrekking trekdier trekkast trekker trekpaard trekpop trekschuit treksprinkhaan trekvaart trekvis trekvogel trekzak trok