verplaatsen etymology

Dutch word verplaatsen comes from Dutch plaatsen (To place.), Dutch ver-

Detailed word origin of verplaatsen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
plaatsen Dutch (nld) To place.
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).
verplaatsen Dutch (nld) To move, transfer – from one place (A) to another (B). To remove.

Words with the same origin as verplaatsen

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