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German word Pilz comes from Ancient Greek βωλίτης, and later Latin boletus (Porcini, an edible kind of mushroom (the most valued kind).).

Pilz etymology ?

Pilz detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
βωλίτης Ancient Greek (grc)
boletus Latin (lat) Porcini, an edible kind of mushroom (the most valued kind).
buliz Old High German (goh)
bülz Middle High German (gmh)
Pilz German (deu) Fungus. Mushroom.