wurgpaal etymology

Dutch word wurgpaal comes from Dutch wurgen (To strangle, strangulate.), Dutch paal

Detailed word origin of wurgpaal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
wurgen Dutch (nld) To strangle, strangulate.
paal Dutch (nld) Faded, discolored. Pale A peel, baker's instrument (euphemistic) An erect phallus. (heraldiccharge) A pale, perpendicular stripe. (sports) A goalpost. A post, stake, pole, pile. An Indonesian measure of distance.
wurgpaal Dutch (nld) Garrote.

Words with the same origin as wurgpaal

Descendants of wurgen
wurgslang wurgstokje
Descendants of paal
paling