Achterbos

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • (Noord-Brabant) (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)
  • (Utrecht) First attested as Den afterbos in 1575. Compound of achter (back, rear) and bos (rising forest).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Ach‧ter‧bos

Proper nounEdit

Achterbos n

  1. A hamlet in Asten, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.
  2. A hamlet in De Ronde Venen, Utrecht, Netherlands.