04 Feb 2020

frochendettur

Definition


frochendettur n(froc-hen-dettur)

 to give a ‘frock’; extremely expensive ‘drachenfutter’, piece offering gift, ie;  an elegant garment(frock), and or a ‘tur’, trip or excursion, usually given to a wife who means everything to the husband

 

 

Latin

detur> let it be given

d?tur; third-person singular present passive subjunctive of d?; I give I offer, I surrender

 

Danish/ French(fr ‘tour’)

tur; trip, excursion

 

Swedish

tur; luck

Papiamentu(Portugese)

tur; everything

Example use


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Word came from


drachenfutter; german, dragon food