ver- etymology

Dutch word ver- comes from Middle Dutch er-

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Detailed word origin of ver-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
er- Middle Dutch (dum)
ver- Dutch (nld) To do or to become what the stem (following this prefix) refers to. To move or change in the manner specified by the stem. Used to indicate that the action (referred to by the stem) has a negative connotation (for the direct object of the stem).

Words with the same origin as ver-

Descendants of er-
verbinden verbinding verblijven vergissing verhogen verhoor verhuizen verkennen verleiden verlopen vermaak vermogen veroordelen verplaatsen verraden verslaan verslag vertrouwen vervangen verwachten verwarring verzekeren verzekering verzoek verzorgen