herkomst

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Low German herkomst, German Herkunft. A verbal noun of German herkommen.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ˈhaɐ̯ˌkʰʌmˀsd̥]

Noun[edit]

herkomst

  1. origin

References[edit]

herkomst” in Den Danske Ordbog


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch hercompst, a derivative of Middle Dutch hercōmen (to come from, originate from), equivalent to her- +‎ komen +‎ -st.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: her‧komst

Noun[edit]

herkomst f (plural herkomsten)

  1. origin, descent

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch herkomst or German Low German Herkummst, related to German Herkunft.

Noun[edit]

herkomst m (definite singular herkomsten, indefinite plural herkomster, definite plural herkomstene)

  1. ancestry, descent, origin

References[edit]