Achterwetering

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested as De Achter Weteringe in 1696. Compound of achter (back, rear-) and wetering (drainage channel). Named after a nearby channel.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Ach‧ter‧we‧te‧ring

Proper nounEdit

Achterwetering n

  1. A hamlet in De Bilt, Utrecht, Netherlands.