verdenken etymology

Dutch word verdenken comes from Dutch denken, Dutch ver-

Detailed word origin of verdenken

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
denken Dutch (nld) (intransitive) to think [+ aan (object) = about, of].
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).
verdenken Dutch (nld) To suspect (that someone is guilty).

Words with the same origin as verdenken

Descendants of denken
denkbaar denker denkpiste denkraam denkrimpel dinken herdenking verdacht verdenking
Descendants of ver-
veranderen verandering verband verbergen verhalen verhuizen verjaardag verklaren verklaring verkoop verlaten verliefd verloofde vermoorden veroorzaken verpesten verplaatsen verraden verslag verstoppen vertrekken vertrouwen verwachten verwijderen