makker

DutchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from gemaca, equivalent to Anglo-Saxon gemœcca, presumably via an (unattested) Middle Dutch form makke

NounEdit

makker m (plural makkers, diminutive makkertje n)

  1. A mate, fellow, colleague, companion, (not very close) friend, ally etc.
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • (mates by context) klasmakker m, makkerslemper m, schoolmakker m, speelmakker m, studiemakker m, wapenmakker m
  • makkerij
  • makkerschap
  • makkervreugd(e)

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

makker

  1. Comparative form of mak

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

makker ? (??? please provide the plural!, ??? please provide the diminutive!)

  1. Alternative form of makkel.
Last modified on 29 January 2014, at 23:51