Achterberg

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Dutch Achterberg.

Proper nounEdit

Achterberg (plural Achterbergs)

  1. A surname from Dutch.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Achterberg is the 40144th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 546 individuals. Achterberg is most common among White (95.79%) individuals.

Further readingEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested as achterbergh in 1417. Compound of Middle Dutch achter (behind) and berch (hill, elevated place).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑx.tərˌbɛrx/
  • Hyphenation: Ach‧ter‧berg

Proper nounEdit

Achterberg n

  1. A village in Rhenen, Utrecht, Netherlands.

Derived termsEdit