verbergen etymology

Dutch word verbergen comes from Dutch bergen, Dutch ver-

Detailed word origin of verbergen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bergen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to salvage (a vessel). (transitive) to store, to stash away.
ver- Dutch (nld) A prefix found as part of surnames, found mainly in the southern Netherlands and in Belgium. 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).
verbergen Dutch (nld) (transitive) to hide.

Words with the same origin as verbergen

Descendants of bergen
berging bergingsbedrijf bergplaats
Descendants of ver-
veranderen verandering verband verdacht verhalen verhuizen verjaardag verklaren verklaring verkoop verlaten verliefd verloofde vermoorden veroorzaken verpesten verplaatsen verraden verslag verstoppen vertrekken vertrouwen verwachten verwijderen