os etymology

Danish word os comes from Proto-Indo-European *n-ge-, Proto-Indo-European *eǵHóm, Proto-Indo-European *nes

You can also see our other etymologies for the Danish word os. Currently you are viewing the etymology of os with the meaning: (Pronoun) (pluralis majestatis) ourself. (reflexive) ourselves. Us, objective case of vi.(pluralis majestatis) ourself. (reflexive) ourselves. Us, objective case of vi

Detailed word origin of os

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*n-ge- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*eǵHóm Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*nes Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*n̥smé Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*unsiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
oss Old Norse (non)
os Danish (dan) (pluralis majestatis) ourself. (reflexive) ourselves. Us, objective case of vi.

Words with the same origin as os

Descendants of *eǵHóm
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