Achterdijk

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

  • (Noord-Brabant) First attested as Achterdijk in 1899. Derived from achterdijk (inland levee).
  • (Utrecht) First attested as Achter-Dijk in 1869. Derived from achterdijk (inland levee). Named after a nearby levee.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Ach‧ter‧dijk

Proper nounEdit

Achterdijk n

  1. A hamlet in Moerdijk, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.
  2. A hamlet in Vijfheerenlanden, Utrecht, Netherlands.