verhoor etymology

Dutch word verhoor comes from Dutch horen, Dutch ver-, and later Dutch verhoren (To interrogate.)

Detailed word origin of verhoor

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
horen Dutch (nld) (auxiliary, with te) to be supposed to, to be meant to. (intransitive) to be appropriate, polite or agreeing with social norms (lit. to be heard of). (intransitive) to belong. (transitive) to hear.
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).
verhoren Dutch (nld) To interrogate.
verhoor Dutch (nld) Interrogation.

Words with the same origin as verhoor

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