bruidegom

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *brūdigomo, compound of *brūd (from which bruid, from Proto-Germanic *brūdiz) + *gomo (man) (from Proto-Germanic *gumô), corresponding to Proto-Germanic *brūdigumô. Compare German Bräutigam, English bridegroom, Danish brudgom.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bruidegom m (plural bruidegoms, diminutive bruidegommetje n)

  1. bridegroom

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Last modified on 27 March 2014, at 03:19